A memorabilia dealer who blames his heart attacks on the stress of being robbed at gunpoint by O.J. Simpson is suing the former American football star and five other men who were in the room during the heist, seeking unspecified civil damages.
Tue, 15 Sep, 2009
FOUR of OJ Simpson’s accomplices struck plea deals and gave evidence against the former sports star in his trial, which attracted much less attention than his high-profile circus- like 1995 case when he was cleared of murdering his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend, Ronald Goldman, by a predominantly black jury in Los Angeles.
Sat, 06 Dec, 2008
OJ SIMPSON’S lawyer said yesterday the disgraced actor and former American football star was being isolated from other prisoners for his own safety while focusing on a motion for a new trial and appeal against his conviction for kidnapping and robbery.
Tue, 07 Oct, 2008
An all-white jury was chosen to judge OJ Simpson and a co-defendant on kidnapping and robbery charges after a contentious courtroom battle in which defence lawyers argued African-Americans were being systematically excluded by the prosecution.
Fri, 12 Sep, 2008