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The Simpson Trial in Retrospect

Elwood D. Watson | Posted 08.13.2014 | Black Voices
Elwood D. Watson

It has been 20 years since the famous/infamous trial of OJ. Simpson captivated much of the nation. Millions of people can remember sitting glued to th...

OJ Appeals Vegas Robbery Conviction

AP | KEN RITTER | Posted 08.04.2014 | Crime

LAS VEGAS (AP) — O.J. Simpson's lawyers resubmitted a Nevada Supreme Court appeal Wednesday seeking a new trial on grounds that the imprisoned forme...

Latest Twist In OJ's Case Is About Double-Spacing

AP | KEN RITTER | Posted 05.30.2014 | Crime

LAS VEGAS (AP) — O.J. Simpson's lawyers have a week to reformat and resubmit a Nevada Supreme Court appeal for a new trial in the 2007 armed robbery...

Simpson Not Likely To Leave Prison Any Time Soon

AP | SANDRA CHEREB | Posted 10.01.2013 | Crime

CARSON CITY, Nev. — After five years behind bars, O.J. Simpson has won a small victory with a Nevada Board of Parole Commissioners decision &nda...

O.J. Wins Small Victory In Court

AP | SANDRA CHEREB | Posted 09.30.2013 | Crime

CARSON CITY, Nev. — O.J. Simpson won a small victory Wednesday in his bid for freedom as Nevada granted him parole on some of his 2008 convictio...

Will Judge Give O.J. A Break?

AP | SANDRA CHEREB | Posted 09.24.2013 | Crime

CARSON CITY, Nev. — O.J. Simpson went before a parole board Thursday and pleaded for leniency on his armed robbery and kidnapping sentence as he...

O.J.'s Ex-Lawyer Contradicts Testimony

AP | KEN RITTER and LINDA DEUTSCH | Posted 05.21.2013 | Black Voices

LAS VEGAS -- O.J. Simpson's former lawyer defended himself point-by-point Friday against allegations he botched the former football star's armed-robbe...

PHOTOS: OJ Takes The Stand, Again

AP | LINDA DEUTSCH and KEN RITTER | Posted 07.16.2013 | Black Voices

LAS VEGAS -- The lead defense attorney in O.J. Simpson's armed robbery trial had a conflict of interest because he could have been a witness in the ca...

OJ Simpson Speaks

AP | LINDA DEUTSCH and KEN RITTER | Posted 07.15.2013 | Crime

LAS VEGAS — His leg shackles rattling as he shuffled to and from the witness stand, O.J. Simpson made his own case Wednesday for a new trial on ...

Day 1: OJ Simpson Arrives In Shackles For Hearing

AP | LINDA DEUTSCH and KEN RITTER | Posted 07.14.2013 | Crime

LAS VEGAS — O.J. Simpson became so dependent on his lawyer during his Las Vegas armed robbery trial that the former football star would have don...

5 Things To Know About OJ Simpson's Court Date

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 07.13.2013 | Crime

LAS VEGAS — WHY IS O.J. SIMPSON IN COURT? The 65-year-old former football star is serving nine to 33 years in a Nevada prison after a jury foun...

O.J. Simpson Returns To Court To Fight For His Freedom

AP | LINDA DEUTSCH | Posted 07.11.2013 | Crime

LAS VEGAS — Like a recurring nightmare, the return of O.J. Simpson to a Las Vegas courtroom come Monday will remind Americans of a tragedy that ...

New Lawyer Fighting To Free O.J. Simpson

AP | KEN RITTER | Posted 07.15.2012 | Crime

LAS VEGAS -- A new lawyer for O.J. Simpson filed a new attempt Tuesday to gain his release from Nevada state prison, alleging the former football star...

O.J. Simpson Taking Quest For New Trial To State Supreme Court

AP | KEN RITTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

LAS VEGAS — O.J. Simpson's lawyer says time could be the biggest hurdle he'll face when he asks the Nevada Supreme Court on Friday to overturn t...

OJ Simpson Jury Questions Should Have Been Public, Court Says

AP | KEN RITTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

LAS VEGAS — Jury questionnaires in last year's O.J. Simpson robbery-kidnapping trial are subject to public disclosure and should not have been k...

O.J. Simpson sentenced to as much as 33 years (VIDEO)

AP | KEN RITTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Scroll down for video LAS VEGAS - A broken O.J. Simpson was sentenced Friday to as much as 33 years in prison for a hotel armed robbery after a jud...

The Idiocy of O.J. Simpson

Derrick K. Baker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Derrick K. Baker

Generally speaking, Mr. Simpson, your relationship with the law enforcement community is nothing to be proud of, but instead highly cautious about.

OJ Simpson's Attorney Speaks Out

Graham Bensinger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Graham Bensinger

OJ Simpson is standing trial after being charged with conspiracy to commit a crime, robbery, assault, and kidnapping with a deadly weapon. Simpson's Attorney Yale Galanter spoke exclusively with me.

OJ Faces All-White Jury

AP | LINDA DEUTSCH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LAS VEGAS — It is not the jury of O.J. Simpson's dreams, but neither does it shape up to be his nightmare. The all-white jury that on Monday wi...

Simpson Faces Life In Prison As Jury Selection Begins

AP | LINDA DEUTSCH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LAS VEGAS — O.J. Simpson went on trial for kidnapping and robbery Monday with a judge determined to find a jury unaffected by his long-ago "Tria...

OJ Simpson Back In Jail On Bail Violation

AP | KEN RITTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

O.J. Simpson returned to jail on Friday, where he will spend several days before a judge hears allegations that he violated terms of his bail in an ar...

Judge Orders OJ To Stand Trial In Las Vegas

AP | LINDA DEUTSCH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

O.J. Simpson must face trial on kidnapping, armed robbery and other charges stemming from a suspected sports memorabilia heist, a justice of the peace...

FBI Knew Of OJ's Plan 3 Weeks In Advance

AP | LINDA DEUTSCH and KEN RITTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Federal agents learned three weeks in advance that O.J. Simpson and a memorabilia dealer planned an operation to retrieve personal items Simpson said ...

OJ Hearing Under Way In Las Vegas

AP | Ken Ritter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

One of two memorabilia dealers O.J. Simpson is accused of robbing testified Thursday that the former football star burst into a hotel room with a hand...

Veteran Reporter Of Simpson's '95 Trial Back On OJ Beat

Editor & Publisher | Joe Strupp | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

It all appears to be starting up again for Linda Deutsch, the veteran Associated Press reporter whose coverage of celebrity trials has made her the qu...