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Famed Lawyer Johnnie Cochran Dies of Tumor

Johnnie L. Cochran Jr., 67, the dogged lawyer whose emotional, sometimes flamboyant courtroom summations played to national audiences during his successful defense of O.J. Simpson, died March 29 at his home in Los Angeles. He had an inoperable brain tumor.

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Johnnie L. Cochran Jr.
Nancy Kaye – For The Washington Post