O.J. Simpson in 1995 addressed the judge on Court TV during his murder trial, as is seen on tape. One of the first instances of intense media-coverage used in courtrooms.
The 24/7 media frenzy over the Casey Anthony case is the latest example of sensationalistic coverage of criminal trials and investigations. Today weâll talk with a veteran journalist, a social scientist, and a criminal law professor about the implications for our criminal justice system and the rule of law on All Sides with Ann Fisher.Guests:
Richard Fox (author and Political Science Associate Professor, Loyola Marymount University)
Douglas Berman (OSU Moritz College of Law Professor)
Bill Cotterell (Senior Political Writer, Tallahassee Democrat)