The Run of His Life: The People V. O.J. Simpson
It has been the most closely watched and controversial legal proceeding of our time, and Jeffrey Toobin has written the definitive history of what has become the trial of the century. Here is the whole story of the murders of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman and their aftermath, as it has never been told - rich in character, driven by the nonstop plot of a legal thriller, and nuanced by the foibles, vanities, and idiosyncrasies of its participants. Featuring a new chapter on the O.J. Simpson civil trial, The Run of His Life - hailed by The Wall Street Journal as "the pick of the litter" - is a breathtakingly paced narrative that will long outlast the daily headlines.
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But Rossi's supervisor immediately told him to reach higher in the command
structure because of, as Rossi later put it, "the possible notoriety of this particular
incident." A steady stream of officers began converging on the murder scene at
A twenty-eight-year veteran of the LAPD, Phillips no longer investigated crimes
himself; rather, it was his responsibility to visit the crime scene, talk with the
uniformed officers who had discovered the bodies, and assign the case to one of
Vannatter brushed off the issue, saying he would worry about it after he had seen
the crime scene. At that point, Phillips walked Vannatter through the crime scene
as he had been introduced to it by Officer Riske. At 4:30, Vannatter's partner, ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - SigmundFraud - LibraryThing
I enjoyed this book though there was too much detail for me. It is well written. Since I lived through this tragedy there wasn't too much new. I always thought OJ Simpson was guilty beyond a ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Susan.Macura - LibraryThing
As most of America did, I followed the case of O.J. Simpson who was accused of murdering his ex-wife Nicole and Ron Goldman as it wound its way through the courts. I remember being surprised at the ... Read full review
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