President Obama discusses Bill Cosby scandal, definition of rape


By Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is rejecting the idea of revoking comedian Bill Cosby’s Presidential Medal of Freedom because of sexual misconduct allegations.

Obama says there’s no precedent or mechanism to take back the medal. He declined to talk about the specific allegations against Cosby because there are pending legal matters.

But at a presidential news conference Wednesday, Obama left no question about his position on the larger issue of rape. …read more

Via:: The Grio