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Simpson judge OKs jury prospects who admit bias

The pool of prospective jurors in the O.J

Jun 17, 2014 · The O.J
The pool of prospective jurors in the O.J. Simpson civil trial split along racial lines Tuesday, with whites saying Simpson was probably guilty of murder and African-Americans saying he is innocent.

Whatever became of the gloves from the O.J

As FX’s wildly popular miniseries The People Vs
Simpson’s subsequent criminal trial was a sensational media event of unprecedented proportions. It was the longest trial ever held in , and courtroom television cameras captured the carnival-like atmosphere of the proceedings. The prosecution’s mountain of evidence was systemically called into doubt by Simpson’s team of expensive attorneys, who made the dramatic case that their client was framed by unscrupulous and racist police officers. Citing the questionable character of detective Mark Fuhrman and alleged blunders in the police investigation, defense lawyers painted Simpson as yet another African American victim of the white judicial system. The jurors’ reasonable doubt grew when the defense spent weeks attacking the damning DNA evidence, arguing in overly technical terms that delays and other anomalies in the gathering of evidence called the findings into question. Critics of the trial accused Judge Lance Ito of losing control of his courtroom.

 

O.J. Simpson Trial: Where Are They Now? - ABC News

Simpson's reason for renown changed forever on June 12, 1994
Los Angeles Police Department. Partner with Detective Philip Vannatter. Gave the order for Det. Mark Fuhrman to go over Simpson estate wall. Called Brown family to inform then of Nicole's death. Said it appeared Nicole attacked first. Conceded blood evidence not preserved from Nicole's back. Said blood on rear gate not collected until July 3, 1994, three weeks after the killings. Also said contents of Nicole's stomach not preserved for testing. Confirmed Faye Resnick moved into Nicole's home a week and a half before the murders. Began testimony Feb 17th. Testimony broken by Rosa Lopez videotaping. Resumed March 6th. Said there was no evidence leading him to look for anyone other than Simpson as the killer. Recalled March 21st: Said he checked two doors on south side of O.J. estate. Said he believed one went to laundry room and the other to the garage.


Orenthal James Simpson–a Heisman Trophy winner, star running back with the Buffalo Bills, and popular television personality–married Nicole Brown in 1985. He reportedly regularly abused his wife and in 1989 pleaded no contest to a charge of spousal battery. In 1992, she left him and filed for divorce. On the night of June 12, 1994, Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman were stabbed and slashed to death in the front yard of Mrs. Simpson’s condominium in Brentwood, Los Angeles. By June 17, police had gathered enough evidence to charge O.J. Simpson with the murders.


A Short History of the O.J. Simpson Murder Case | …

DNA evidence showed that OJ's blood trail from his Bronco to his Rockingham estate included: one blood drop behind the Bronco on the street (Rockingham), one on the driveway just inside the Rochingham gate, three more on the driveway leading to the front door of Simpson's residence, five on the floor of the foyer and one on the bathroom floor.

Simpson’s murder trial is one of the most iconic in American history

NOW: Kardashian expressed his doubts about O.J.’s innocence several years after the trial, pointing to the DNA and blood evidence. His greatest legacy can be seen on televisions and newsstands around the world in the form of his three daughters, Kourtney, Kim, and Khloé. Kardashian died in 2003 following a brief battle with esophageal cancer.

At the end of a sensational trial, former football star O.J

NOW: Kardashian expressed his doubts about O.J.’s innocence several years after the trial, pointing to the DNA and blood evidence. His greatest legacy can be seen on televisions and newsstands around the world in the form of his three daughters, Kourtney, Kim, and Khloé. Kardashian died in 2003 following a brief battle with esophageal cancer.

CNN O.J. Simpson Trial News: Players H-R

On this day in 1995, at the end of a sensational trial, former football star O.J. Simpson is acquitted of the brutal 1994 double murder of his estranged wife, Nicole Brown Simpson, and her friend, Ronald Goldman. In the epic 252-day trial, Simpson's "dream team" of lawyers employed creative and controversial methods to convince jurors that Simpson's guilt had not been proved "beyond a reasonable doubt," thus surmounting what the prosecution called a "mountain of evidence" implicating him as the murderer.