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Los Angeles, California / Simpson Murder Case / The Trial #364392

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jul 23, 1995
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(Studio: Russ Mitchell) The plans of the defense in the O.J. Simpson murder trial to challenge the blood evidence noted.

(San Francisco: John Blackstone) The debate over the new California law preventing witnesses and jurors from selling their stories to the tabloid press examined in light of the Simpson trial. [September 1994, Governor Pete WILSON - backs law preventing witnesses and jurors from capitalizing with tabloids.] The pros and con of such laws and freedom of speech outlined. [Law professor and former prosecutor Laurie LEVENSON, California First Amendment Coalition Bruce BRUGMANN - offer views on this law.] The tabloid payment to a witness in the William Kennedy Smith rape trial recalled.

Blackstone, John;
Mitchell, Russ

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