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The Simpson Trial Transcripts

This site is maintained by Jack Walraven.

Read what the NY Times had to say about this site back in 1995: Discussion of the O. J. Simpson Murder Trial Is On-Line as Well as on the Air -- N.Y. Times, February 14, 1995.

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THE CRIMINAL TRIAL

Jury & Witness Lists
Trial Transcripts
Juror Interviews
Motions and Court Orders
Items Introduced into Evidence
Preliminary Hearings and Grand Jury

THE CIVIL TRIAL

Jury & Witness Lists
Trial Transcripts
Suits, Motions and Court Orders
Depositions and Interviews


THE CRIMINAL TRIAL

The Jury and Witness Lists
Trial Statistics Prosecution Witness list
Members of the Jury Defense Witness list

Trial Transcripts
As of mid-April 1995, all transcripts were converted to proper case thanks to the efforts of Suzanne Chin Langley.
January '95 transcripts February '95 transcripts March '95 transcripts
April '95 transcripts May '95 transcripts June '95 transcripts
July '95 transcripts August '95 transcripts September 95 transcripts
The Verdict: October 2, 3 and 31, 1995 transcripts

Transcripts of Juror Interviews
Dismissed jurors 228 and 320 Dismissed juror Jeanette Harris (462)
Dismissed juror Tracy Kennedy (602) Juror 1427
Juror revolt - April 18 Juror revolt - April 19
Juror revolt - April 21 Dismissed jurors Bunten and Craven

Motions and Court Orders
Judge Ito's first ruling on the Fuhrman tapes. Judge Ito's final decision on the Fuhrman tapes.
Judge Ito's ruling on juror targeting by the prosecution. Defense motion requesting an evidentiary hearing re selective juror disqualification.
Louis Brown's wrongful death suit. Defense request for Marcus Allen to appear as a witness.
Judge Lance Ito's ruling on autopsy pictures. Coroner's report on Ron Goldman's autopsy.
Coroner's report on Nicole Brown's autopsy. Mark Fuhrman's lawsuit against New Yorker magazine et al.
Defense motion whether Yamauchi's statement regarding Simpson's alibi is reason to bring into evidence Simpson's statement to the LAPD. Prosecution's counter-motion regarding Yamauchi (includes part of Simpson's statement to LAPD).
Robert Kardashian's proposed stipulation regarding O.J.'s luggage. Defense motion requesting a hearing on whether the prosecution is attempting to remove jurors and causing a mistrial.
Prosecution's response to a defense motion requesting a hearing on prosecutorial misconduct. Court ruling on Dr. Golden's threat to "kill all the lawyers."
Court ruling on DNA evidence. Defense motion requesting a hearing on prosecutorial misconduct.
Judge Ito orders sanctions on defense failure to disclose Lopez tape. Court order related to discovery of Fuhrman records.

Items Introduced into Evidence
Nicole's 911 call of 1993. Nicole's letter to O.J. seeking a reconciliation.
Kathleen Bell's Letter to the Defense Team. Fuhrman Memo on 1985 Domestic Dispute.

The Preliminary Hearings
The Preliminary Hearings Witness List
June 30, 1994 transcript July 1, 1994 transcript July 5, 1994 transcript
July 6, 1994 transcript July 7, 1994 transcript July 8, 1994 transcript

The Grand Jury Proceedings
June 17, 18, 1994 transcript June 21, 1994 transcript June 22, 23, 1994 transcript


THE CIVIL TRIAL

The Jury and Witness Lists
Actual List of Plaintiffs' Witnesses and when they appeared. Actual List of Defense Witnesses and when they appeared.
The Civil Trial Jury Verdict Form
(Punitive Damages)
.
The Civil Trial Jury Verdict Form (Liability).
The civil trial jury as seated on October 18th.

Trial Transcripts
October '96 transcripts November '96 transcripts December '96 transcripts
January '97 transcripts February '97 transcripts

Suits, Motions and Court Orders
Civil suit filed by the Brown family. Civil suit filed by the Goldman family.
Judge Fujisaki's ruling limiting media coverage & gag order. Defense motion to bar disclosure of Simpson's financial status.
Defense motion to bar Nicole's "he's going to kill me" statement to the police in 1989. Defense motion to bar testimony about Simpson's "stalking" or "battering".
Defense motion to bar the personal opinions of witnesses about Simpson's guilt. Defense motion to bar testimony about Simpson's drug use & adultery.
Defense motion to bar Nicole's out-of-court statements about her fear of Simpson. Plaintiff motion (Brown) to bar reference to the Brown family selling items/stories to the media.
Plaintiff motion (Brown) to bar reference to Simpson's financial support of the Browns. Plaintiff motion (Goldman) to bar "evidence was planted" theory.
Plaintiff declaration (Petrocelli) supporting "evidence was planted" motion. Plaintiff motion (Goldman) to bar "glove was planted" theory.
Plaintiff motion (Goldman) to bar "Rockingham blood was planted" theory. Plaintiff motion (Goldman) to bar "Bronco blood was planted" theory.
Plaintiff motion (Goldman) to bar reference to Fuhrman's racism. Plaintiff motion (Goldman) to bar reference to Fuhrman's invocation of the 5th.
Plaintiff motion (Goldman) to bar reference to Faye Resnick's drug use. Plaintiff motion (Goldman) to establish chain of custody of evidence.
Cell phone calls between Simpson and Detective Lange during the Bronco chase. Nicole's letter to OJ introduced on January 13th.

Depositions and Interviews
Simpson's statement to the LAPD
(source: Star magazine)
Simpson's "suicide" letter.
Simpson's Deposition:
January 22, 1996
January 23, 1996
January 24, 1996
January 25, 1996
January 26, 1996
February 22, 1996
February 23, 1996
February 26, 1996
February 27, 1996
Faye Resnick's Deposition:
February 10, 1996
February 11, 1996
February 12, 1996
Kato Kaelin's Deposition:
February 14, 1996
February 15, 1996
February 20, 1996
Cora Fischman's Deposition:
March 19, 1996
March 20, 1996
March 21, 1996
Christian Reichardt's Deposition:
March 22, 1996
March 25, 1996
AC Cowlings' Deposition:
April 16, 1996
April 17, 1996
April 26, 1996
May 15, 1996
Kim Goldman's Deposition:
February 5, 1996
Fred Goldman's Deposition:
February 9, 1996
Robert Kardashian's Deposition:
May 3, 1996
Marcus Allen's Deposition:
May 31, 1996
Jason Simpson's Deposition:
May 8, 1996
Lawrence Schiller's Deposition:
June 7, 1996
Denise Brown's Deposition:
May 2, 1996
Simpson's interview with
Black Entertainment Television.