Bill Cosby's lawyers are gearing up to file a motion to get the de-famed comedian and actor released from jail and put on house arrest, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Apparently, one the prison guards where Cosby is holed up tested positive for Coronavirus, thus prompting the motion.

Cosby is currently serving three to ten years behind bars at SCI Phoenix in Montgomery County, after being charged , stemming from years  ***ual abuse on unsuspecting women. The latest report on the 82-year old comes a New York Post exclusive, confirming that Cosby's attorneys will file the petition in Pennsylvania Superior Court within the next few days.

Bill Cosby Wants Out Of Jail Due To Coronavirus Pandemic: Report

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Cosby's spokesperson, Andrew Wyatt, echoed this sentiment by stating: "We believe it is only a matter time before Mr. Cosby’s prison likely falls victim to the virus, such a confined space is the perfect place for a virus to spread rapidly, it is hazardous to the prison staff and vulnerable inmates."

As we reported, another disgraced movie icon,  while locked up in Riker's Island. Cosby has previously been vocal