Lane, Charles
September 1995
New Republic;9/11/95, Vol. 213 Issue 11, p4
Opposes the use of political paranoia by lawyer Johnnie Cochran in defending his client O. J. Simpson in trial for the murder of his former wife. Role of political paranoia in U.S. political culture; Reasons for the effectiveness of the paranoid style; Criticism on Southern juries for accepting paranoia as a basis in acquitting the accused.


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