Topless protester arrested outside Bill Cosby trial

A topless protester was arrested in Philadelphia after she shed her shirt and darted in front of Bill Cosby outside his sexual assault trial Monday.

The woman was tackled to the ground and into some bushes by police shortly almost immediately after she ran past the comedian walked outside the courtroom.

The protester had Cosby's name and "Women's Lives Matter" written on her body in red paint.

Cosby returned to court Monday to begin the retrial for his sexual assault case stemming from allegations he drugged and molested Andrea Constand in 2004. The original trial took place in June but ended in a mistrial when the jury couldn't agree on a verdict.

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NORRISTOWN, PA - APRIL 9: Bill Cosby (L) arrives as a topless protestor wearing body paint is arrested by police officers at the Montgomery County Courthouse for the first day of his sexual assault retrial on April 9, 2018 in Norristown, Pennsylvania. A former Temple University employee alleges that the entertainer drugged and molested her in 2004 at his home in suburban Philadelphia. More than 40 women have accused the 80 year old entertainer of sexual assault. (Photo by Mark Makela/Getty Images)
NORRISTOWN, PA - APRIL 9: Bill Cosby (L) arrives as a topless protestor wearing body paint is arrested by police officers at the Montgomery County Courthouse for the first day of his sexual assault retrial on April 9, 2018 in Norristown, Pennsylvania. A former Temple University employee alleges that the entertainer drugged and molested her in 2004 at his home in suburban Philadelphia. More than 40 women have accused the 80 year old entertainer of sexual assault. (Photo by Mark Makela/Getty Images)
NORRISTOWN, PA - APRIL 9: Bill Cosby (L) arrives as a topless protestor wearing body paint is arrested by police officers at the Montgomery County Courthouse for the first day of his sexual assault retrial on April 9, 2018 in Norristown, Pennsylvania. A former Temple University employee alleges that the entertainer drugged and molested her in 2004 at his home in suburban Philadelphia. More than 40 women have accused the 80 year old entertainer of sexual assault. (Photo by Mark Makela/Getty Images)
Protesters shout as comedian Bill Cosby arrives for the first day of his second trial for sexual assault at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pennsylvania, on April 9, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / DOMINICK REUTER (Photo credit should read DOMINICK REUTER/AFP/Getty Images)
Comedian Bill Cosby arrives for the first day of his second trial for sexual assault at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pennsylvania, on April 9, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / DOMINICK REUTER (Photo credit should read DOMINICK REUTER/AFP/Getty Images)
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