English/Nat OJ Simpson’s lead defence attorney called on the 12 jurors Thursday to stop what he called the cover-up at the Los Angeles Police Department by setting his client free. In his summing up, defence lawyer Johnnie Cochran accused the police of racism and even made comparisons to Adolf Hitler. The remarks triggered an angry […]

Flashback Friday: Remembering Johnnie Cochran

Famous defense attorney Johnnie Cochran died on March 29, 2005. The 67-year-old had been suffering from an inoperable brain tumor.Cochran’s celebrity clients included O.J. Simpson, Michael Jackson, and Tupac Shakur. He also co-hosted a legal talk show on Court TV with Nancy Grace in the late 1990s. For more information please visit Video Rating: […]

Godfrey on Johnny Cochran Getting OJ Off, Refusing to Represent R Kelly (Part 7)

Watch Part 8: Part 6: Part 1: ———————————– In this VladTV exclusive, Godfrey discusses the impact of OJ Simpson’s trial —which sparked OJ jokes in the comedy world. Godfrey credits Johnny Cochran as one of the “best lawyers on the planet”, claiming that he never lost a case back in the day. […]

Prosecutor Marcia Clark on Key Players in the O.J. Simpson Trial | The Oprah Winfrey Show | OWN

Two years after O.J. Simpson was acquitted for the murders of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Lyle Goldman, prosecutor Marcia Clark stepped forward to share her side of the story. Hear Marcia’s take on the important figures in the trial, including Johnnie Cochran, Robert Shapiro, the Goldmans, Al Cowlings, Kato Kaelin and others. For more […]

(RAW) O.J. Simpson defense: ‘If it doesn’t fit, you must acquit’

Johnny Cochran says if the evidence ‘doesn’t fit, you must acquit’ during his closing arguments in the O.J. Simpson trial. More from CNN at To license this and other CNN/HLN content, visit or e-mail Although high-profile defense attorney Johnnie Cochran says he believed in O.J. Simpson’s innocence from the beginning, he wasn’t […]