Slate's Explainer: Cochran's Supreme Court Case
Slate contributor Daniel Engber offers an explainer on the fate of a U.S. Supreme Court case that focused on legal restrictions against a man who had allegedly defamed attorney Johnnie Cochran. Cochran, who shot to fame as the lead attorney for O.J. Simpson at the football star's murder trial, died one week after the case was heard. The status of the case is now in doubt.
Copyright 2005 NPR