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The Run of His Life

The People Versus O. J. Simpson

By Jeffrey Toobin
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The Run of His Life: The People Versus O. J. Simpson by Jeffrey Toobin

The Run of His Life (1997) examines the essentials of the O. J. Simpson murder case: the personalities involved and the social forces that led to the shocking acquittal of this football superstar. These blinks don’t just chronicle the story of one man but also explore how American society turned Simpson’s story of triumph into one of tragedy.

  • True crime fans
  • Pop culture junkies
  • People interested in understanding race relations in America

Jeffrey Toobin is a staff writer for The New Yorker and author of several other bestselling books, including The Oath, The Nine and A Vast Conspiracy. He is also a senior legal analyst at CNN.

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