The glove didn't fit, but Johnnie Cochran's inspired work always did

Carter, Richard
April 2005
New York Amsterdam News;4/7/2005, Vol. 96 Issue 15, p10
The article presents the author's views on Johnnie Cochran, a criminal defense attorney." According to the author, to most people, of course, Cochran was best known for his flamboyant, albeit bitingly effective work in Simpson's criminal trial. Who can forget his memorable punch-line after O.J. tried on an ill-fitting glove found at the murder scene: "If it doesn't fit, you must acquit." And in a unique way, Cochran's courtroom heroics in this highly charged case were to become one of the hallmarks of my news career at a very important time in my life.


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