Andrea Constand Wiki, Age, Gay or Lesbian, Ethnicity, Parents, Facts

Date: 11 Jul, 2017

Andrea Constand Wiki, Age, Gay or Lesbian, Ethnicity, Parents, Facts

Not so long ago, the name Bill Cosby used to give us the good vibes, and he was someone we could relate to. It all changed after Andrea Constrand, a former professional basketball player and a massage therapist, filed a lawsuit against him in 2005. She is the first woman to accuse him of the sexual assault and settled the case out of court for an undisclosed amount. One of the most adored men could go to prison for a lifetime after her testimony she provided on 6th June.

Amanda and Her Meeting with Cosby!!

The native of Ontario, moved to the United States to play college basketball. She played for the University of Arizona before moving to Europe to become a professional player. She later returned to work as the staff of coach Dawn Staley at the Temple University.  

There she became a prominent member of the personnel and then became the Director of Basketball Operations. The college is alma mater of Bill Cosby and is the place where she met him for the first time. 

An Alleged Assault on Andrea by Cosby:

After being a good friend with Cosby, Andrea started attending several dinners and attends social gatherings with him. He was a mentor to her and would help her get into sports broadcasting. It all changed one night when she went to his Philadelphia mansion.

After being there, Cosby gave her three blue pills after having dinner which he told would ‘take the edge off.’ She lost consciousness after that, and while waking up, she could felt that her legs were not strong making her realize that she had been assaulted.

Andrea’s Decision To Go To Court:

Andrea is one of the 60 women, who have accused the actor of sexual abuse against them. As per the reports, Bill Cosby who was married at the time liked her and developed a romantic interest in her at the moment he met her for the first time. Not realizing that she was a gay, he advanced towards her which she rejected. She is a lesbian and was in a relationship at the time.

It resulted in him assaulting her, and when she confronted after the days of the incident, he said that he thought she had an orgasm. With the help of the attorney, a year after the assault, she went to the police and then to the court. She is the first one to file a lawsuit against him which happened in 2005. However, it settled out of the court after being dismissed for ‘insufficient credible and admissible evidence.’

Short Bio:

Her case has become the primary evidence to put a Criminal charge on Bill Cosby and has ensured his stay in prison. She has inspired a large number of the victims to come forward to fight for justice.

As per the wiki, the former professional basketball player and the member of the Canadian Women's National Basketball Team is smaller by around 24 years.

She was born to white parents in Ontario, Canada and her mother also took the stand to testify against her daughter’s abuser. She has reached the age of 44 now and works as a massage therapist based in her hometown. The Canadian National belongs to white ethnicity.