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On this day in 1995, former football player O.J. Simpson was acquitted of the June 12, 1994 murders of his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ronald Goldman. Simpson’s trial was called the trial of the century and divided people along racial lines.

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No one can deny the impact of Simpson’s trial. It changed the way we viewed race, celebrity and our criminal justice system.

See the images of the key players from the trial below.

28 Photos Of O.J. Simpson And The Key Players In His Murder Trial  was originally published on