OJ Revisited – “if” HE DID IT – Episode 19

Matt starts the show by talking about one of the biggest and most publicized court cases of all time, The OJ Simpson trial. They make a few jokes about the recent mini series that aired, his book, and then delve into some interesting facts about OJ, his lawyers and the jury.

 Highlights:

  • [04:01] – June 12th 1994 the world watched the high speed chase across LA
  • [05:38] – OJ assembles a “Dream Team” of lawyers to defend him for allegedly killing his wife
  • [09:21] – While being held in jail during his trial he sold his NFL merchandise/trading cards and other items to pay his lawyers
  • [15:31] – OJ made 3 million dollars while in prison by signing his memorabilia and selling it
  • [16:15] – The OJ jury was sequestered for 8.5 months
  • [21:51] – DNA evidence was still new technology that not many understood it. Police mishandled a lot of the blood samples.
  • [27:27] – OJ went to Nicole’s funeral and kissed her dead body in the open casket
  • [33:31] – OJ did get convicted in the civil trial
  • [38:09] – Matt and Tony are doing some live comedy at The Hollywood Improv on March 8th Stay tuned for details!

 

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