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Courtney B. Vance To Play Johnnie Cochran In O.j. Simpson Series

6th February 2015

Actor Courtney B. Vance has been cast as O.J. Simpson's lawyer Johnnie Cochran in much-anticipated Tv drama series American Crime Story: The People V. O.J. Simpson.The Tony Award winner will portray Simpson's flamboyant defence attorney...

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Simpson: 'Cochran Saved Me From Jail'

31st March 2005

THE NAKED GUN star OJ SIMPSON has paid an emotional tribute to late celebrity defence attorney JOHNNIE COCHRAN, who died of a brain tumour on Tuesday (29MAR05) aged 67. Simpson believes he would be...

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Jackson Pays Tribute To Cochran

31st March 2005

MICHAEL JACKSON has taken time out of his child molestation trial to pay tribute to late pal JOHNNIE COCHRAN, who died on Tuesday (29MAR05). Cochran was the pop superstar's attorney when Jackson fought his...

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Brain Tumour Kills Johnnie Cochran

30th March 2005

Top celebrity defence attorney JOHNNIE COCHRAN has died at his home in Los Angeles. He was 67. In a statement, a spokesman for Cochran's family announced the legal eagle, famous for representing stars like...

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Johnnie Cochran Hospitalised

28th September 2004

OJ SIMPSON's celebrity attorney JOHNNIE COCHRAN has been hospitalised for a mystery health problem yesterday (27SEP04). The 66-year-old lawyer was admitted for precautionary reasons, according to a statement released by his publicist....

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Legal Experts Claim Blake's Ego Cost Him His Second Attorney

8th February 2004

LATEST: Actor ROBERT BLAKE's attorney THOMAS MESEREAU quit after a series of ego clashes with the BARETTA star, according to California's top legal minds. BRIAN OXMAN, who represents the JACKSON family and is a...

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Johnnie Cochran Fights For Pooh

3rd December 2003

OJ SIMPSON's former lawyer JOHNNIE COCHRAN is set to give DISNEY bosses a headache after agreeing to represent the estate of writer AA MILNE in an ongoing battle over royalties for character WINNIE THE POOH....

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Jackson Unlikely To Hire Cochran Again

28th November 2003

Troubled MICHAEL JACKSON is unlikely to employ the services of top lawyer JOHNNIE COCHRAN again - because one of his employees is representing the boy who has accused the singer of molesting him. Jackson...

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Oj's Lawyer Predicts Bryant Acquittal

17th September 2003

OJ SIMPSON's famous lawyer JOHNNIE COCHRAN believes troubled basketball star KOBE BRYANT will be acquitted from his current rape scandal. Cochran helped acquit former football star and NAKED GUN actor Simpson from charges of...

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