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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(Los Angeles: Bill Redeker) The opening statement from the defense at the O.J. Simpson murder trial featured; details given of the defense's view of the evidence from several eyewitnesses in the neighborhood to counter the prosecution's evidence that was presented yesterday. [Outside courtroom, defense co-counsel Robert SHAPIRO - comments.] [In court, defense co-counsel Johnnie COCHRAN - outlines the defense's case; says domestic violence expert Lenore Walker found no evidence of anti-social behavior by O.J.; recounts the blood evidence.]
(Studio: Peter Jennings; Los Angeles: Cynthia McFadden) The courtroom sequence in which O.J. showed his football injury scars to the jury, the significance of the large photograph of O.J. that was shown in court and Cochran's presentation of the evidence discussed.
- Jennings, Peter;
- McFadden, Cynthia;
- Redeker, Bill
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