As Simpson returns to the spotlight, and in the wake of both “O. The former NFL star and a group of men were accused of breaking into a sports memorabilia dealer’s hotel room while armed and stealing memorabilia that they allege was originally stolen from them. Simpson as the Nevada Board of Parole Commissioners contemplates whether to grant Simpson’s request for parole after serving nine years in prison for a kidnapping and robbery conviction in 2008. Here’s a look at some of the key figures in Simpson’s life and where they are 22 years after the conclusion of 1995’s “Trial of the Century.”Though acquitted on criminal charges for the murders of ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and acquaintance Ron Goldman, Simpson is serving a 33-year sentence for his involvement in a Las Vegas robbery, including charges of conspiracy, burglary and assault with a deadly weapon.has renewed public interest in the murder trial of former professional football player O. Simpson, who, in 1994, was accused of murdering his ex-wife, Nicole Brown Simpson, and her friend Ronald Goldman. Much of Simpson's back story was already known — his football career, his subsequent career as a color commentator, and even a bit of an acting career (he's best known for his appearances in franchise).(Simpson was acquitted of the murders.) But casual observers may not be aware that Nicole was actually his second wife. Also well-known are his ties to the Kardashian family. Petersburg (April 18, 2016) Council hopeful Robert Blackmon fears for St."I hope to keep (the campaign) to the issues." He also said Sydney Simpson was a "very private person" who has been "selflessly supporting me and not worried about herself." When a Tampa Bay Times reporter called Blackmon, he declined to discuss the Post story. "She's a good friend of mine, but we're not dating." A campaign advisor, Barry S. If the early reports of the murder of the wife of the ex--NFL football star (turned-NBC-sports-announcer) hadn't caught people's full attention, Simpson's surreal Bronco ride on the day of his arrest certainly did--ninety-five million television viewers witnessed the slow police chase live. PST on October 3, Judge Ito's clerk read the jury's verdict of "Not Guilty," 91% of all persons viewing television were glued to the unfolding scene in the Los Angeles courtroom .... Simpson for the murders of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman has been called a "a great trash novel come to life," no one can deny the pull it had on the American public.
The Post said Blackmon's connection to the Simpson family brought "Hollywood-style drama" to the city council primary.Simpson first met Whitley in high school, when she was dating his best friend, A. Although Cowlings was initially upset when Whitley and Simpson began dating, the three eventually reconciled.Simpson and Whitley married in 1967, when he was 19 and she was 18.Robert Kardashian was a close friend and served on Simpson's defense team during the murder trial.But, surprisingly, little is known about Marguerite Whitley, especially in regard to her life after Simpson. Yes, the same man who drove the infamous white Bronco during Simpson's low-speed chase with the Los Angeles Police Department before finally turning himself in.