We proved that the most important evidence against O.J. Simpson had supposedly been found in unusual places by a thoroughly racist LAPD detective-a detective who had been caught on audiotapes made years earlier admitting the LAPD planted evidence-a detective who for some unknown reason had been present in places he had no legitimate reason to be.
More Quotes from Johnnie Cochran:I not here to say that every African-American descendent of slaves should receive 40 acres and, I guess now, a SUV. That should not happen. But there should be some compensation for those who are bottom-stuck by virtue of people who have been enslaved and then second-class citizens have had to go through.
These were tragic deaths. I think that people don't understand that we, on the defense, felt that very strongly also.
Black jurors sit on juries every day and convict black people every day.
Money will determine whether the accused goes to prison or walks out of the courtroom a free man.
We've got to be judged by how we do in times of crisis.
On January 10, 1963, I was sworn in as a lawyer, so next January 10 I will have practiced law for 40 years, and I've loved every minute of it.
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