When Bill Cosby went into court to open arguments in her sexual assault test, a two-legged woman with "Cosby" and "rape" was painted on her body before him before being imprisoned by the police.
Associated Press reported that a European feminist group, Femen, claimed Rochelle as one of its own. Femen leader Inna Shevchenko told AP that the activist tried to defend Cosbys prosecutors. The group, which began in Ukraine in 2009, leads two protests against targets regarded as oppressive women.
Cosby, who said he was completely blind last year, seemed upset by the event and atmosphere of chanting protesters.
Talesman Andrew Wyatt praised the deputies to stop the protest, but said that in the face of mass shooting more security measures need to be taken. "It has changed," he told AP. "You never know who wants to make a name for themselves."
He also questioned why a woman who protests in support of rape victims would be topless and say that it was disrespectful to victims. Rochelle was one of about six people who chanted in support of Constand.
"The trial unfortunately has a circus atmosphere for it already," says Andrew Stoltmann, a lawyer in Chicago who follows the case. "The top-rated protestor is likely to be a minor side view that will not be of great importance."
A former prosecutor's lawyer, Lisa Houlé, said the protest could hurt his own thing.
"If you really want to get a strong impression on the world with your movement, you want to do it professionally and appropriately," she says. "I think that when you have a topless protest, it obviates the important message these movements are trying to send .
"The question is not that you're behind the (Me Too) movement, the question is that Mr. Cosby commits this crime?"
For convicted, the 80-year-old comedian could get up to 10 years in the Referee investigating the allegation of jury's impartiality
Before the opening began claims began Monday, Judge Neill asked a woman from last week's jury election claiming that one of The 12 lawyers said she thinks Cosby is guilty.
The comedian's team team w denied the man removed from the jury and replaced with one of the six deputies. At 3 o'clock the judge and lawyers were still convicted behind closed doors. What did it take so long?
"Often the doors are about the doors more than the public knows," says New York criminal prosecutor Stuart Slotnick, who has followed the Cosby case for more than two years.  Still, he said it would be a definite no if a sitting jury decided until before opening the statements, how he planned to vote.
"If a jury member has ruled that a criminal defendant is guilty before hearing any evidence, they are not fair and impartial and should be apologized immediately," said Slotnick.
Stoltmann agreed that the jury problem could be significantly greater impact than the top two protests.
"It is a big challenge for the judge to ensure that all potential lawyers with prejudices have been excluded from the pool," says Stoltmann. "It will be extremely difficult considering who the defendant is and the media coverage level in the case. I think the referee only takes time and gets all the facts straight. I would be shocked if the jury is not taken away."
But after the referee had accepted the jury's mortgage to remain fair and impartial until deliberations began.
Opening Declarations Delayed  Initial statements in the trial finally came on Monday after 4 in which all sides – defense, prosecution and especially the judge jump will not be a reconstruction of the unsuccessful jury's failure that completed Cosby's first attempt in june.
A new jury consisting of 10 white, two black and seven men and five women selected from Montgomery County will be sequestrated during the retreat. Of dozens of charges against Cosby, Constand's criminal charges for 2015 are the only ones to stay. The others are too old to prosecute.
Apart from the jury and Cosby's new team team (led by Thomas Mesereau), the biggest change is what happened outside the courtroom: Me Too Movement, which has proclaimed sexual harassment and death in Hollywood and other workplaces.
A New Motion to Consider
Although reconsideration has now begun, Cosby's lawyers have not disclosed any objections to various aspects of the proceedings. Late Monday, they filed a new move seeking permission from Judge O'Neill to get a criminal conviction in the past one of the other prosecutors who will testify to Cosby at the trial.
In a change from the first trial, Neill has allowed prosecutors to call five other prosecutors to support Constand's charges by portraying Cosby as a serial predator with a specific pattern of criminal behavior. One of those women, Chelan Lasha, accused guilty of police – an abuse – in Arizona in 2007.
Lasha says that Cosby attacked her after giving her a pill he described as an antihistamine in a hotel in Las Vegas 1986 when she was 17 and he was 48 years old.
Cosby's lawyers argued in his motion that a conviction of lying bears on her dignity and that they should use it to threaten her testimony.
Lasha's lawyer, women's rights attorney and Cosby legal enemy Gloria Allred, condemned the move as an attempt to infect her client. She says that the old conviction is irrelevant.
Cosby's lawyers also submitted a proposal to exclude or limit the testimony of two experts on sexual abuse, including one who testified at the first attempt.
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Contributing: Associated Press
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