The Case Closest To Cochran's Heart

April 2005
Jet;4/18/2005, Vol. 107 Issue 16, p12
Discusses how attorney Johnnie Cochran defended former Black Panther Elmer Pratt and eventually got his murder conviction overturned. Details of the case; How Pratt allegedly murdered a schoolteacher and wounded her husband in 1968; Assertion by Pratt that he was innocent; Way that Cochrane worked on the case after Pratt was convicted in order to get him released.


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