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Judge Lance Ito

How Judge Lance Ito and OJ Simpson Ruined the Legal System

Don McNay | Posted 05.04.2014 | Business
Don McNay

One of the worst moves in American judicial history was Judge Lance Ito's decision to allow the OJ Simpson murder trial in 1995 to be televised. Making a bad idea worse, Ito went on entertainment programs like a small-time comic trying to work his way to Vegas. The OJ Simpson trial was the precursor of the modern reality television series.

Placard Thieves Leave Ito's LA Courtroom Nameless

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Judge Lance Ito's fame has ironically made his courtroom the most difficult to find in downtown Los Angeles. Since presiding over...