The Story of...the OJ Verdict

OJ Simpson reacts to the jury's verdict. Photo courtesy of the Washington Post. 

OJ Simpson reacts to the jury's verdict. Photo courtesy of the Washington Post. 

The OJ Simpson Trial was an 11-month saga of soap operatic proportions, regularly descending into farce despite the gravity of the charges. On October 3, 1995 the jury delivered their 'not guilty' verdict, but was it a triumph for the US legal system or a reminder that power and money will always trump justice?