Bloom said Dickinson was "fully compensated for his reputation as a liar," and was free to tell her story. The settlement amount remains confidential, but Bloom described it as "epic" and later presented Dickinson with a bunch of flowers, calling it "her speach conference."
Dickinson said she lost her innocence after the 1982 rape and "nothing can replace the before and after".
"Let's stop letting the perpetrator take our power," she said, calling on the victims of sexual assault to get in touch. "Tell your story and stand up for your rights."
Cosby's spokesman accuses the insurance company
But Cosby's spokesman said the deal was not a guilty plea.
The insurance company AIG had settled the lawsuit despite objections from Cosby, spokesman Andrew Wyatt said.
"To be clear, the settlement of this lawsuit by AIG has no bearing on the merits of Mrs Dickinson 's claims Any confidence that a jury would have found in a lawsuit that the statements of his former lawyer ̵