- Robert Kardashian
name = Robert Kardashian
caption = Robert Kardashian
birth_name = Robert George Kardashian
birth_date = birth date|1944|02|22|
Los Angeles, California
death_date = death date and age|2003|09|30|1944|02|22|
Los Angeles, California
nationality = American
other_names = Bob
Lawyerin the O. J. Simpsontrial
University of San Diego
Lawyer, business man
height = height|ft=5|in=7|wiki=yes
spouse = Kris Houghton (1978-1989) Ellen Pierson (2003-death)
Khloe Kardashian Kim Kardashian Kourtney KardashianRobert Kardashian, Jr.
Robert George Kardashian (
February 22, 1944– September 30, 2003) was an American lawyer best known as one of the lawyers for, and friend of, O.J. Simpson.
Kardashian was born to a prosperous
Armenian-Americancouple in Los Angeles. [http://www.guardian.co.uk/obituaries/story/0,3604,1056615,00.html Robert Kardashian Obituary, The Guardian, London, UK] ] Kardashian earned a law degree from the University of San Diegoand practiced for about a decade; after that, he went into business. He did not enter a courtroom again until Simpson's trial.
Kardashian died of
esophageal canceron September 30, 2003. [http://www.cnn.com/2003/US/West/10/01/OJattorney.dead/ CNN Obituary of Kardishian, Wednesday, October 1, 2003 "Former O.J. Simpson lawyer, Kardashian, dies"] ]
Friendship and defense of O.J. Simpson
Kardashian and Simpson first met in the early 1970s and had become close friends. When Simpson was charged with
murder, it had been 20 years since Kardashian was last in a courtroom. Kardashian, a graduate of University of San Diego School of Law, had let his license to practice law expire three years before. He reactivated his license to aid in Simpson's defense, as a volunteer on his legal team. Kardashian sat by Simpson throughout the trial.
In the days following the murders of
Nicole Simpsonand Ronald Goldman, O.J. Simpson stayed in Kardashian's house. Kardashian was the man seen carrying Simpson's garment bag the day Simpson flew back from Chicago. Prosecutors speculated the bag may have contained Simpson's bloody clothes and/or the murder weapon, but that was never proven, and examination of what was alleged to be the bag months later revealed no evidence.
When Simpson failed to turn himself in at 11 a.m. on
June 17, 1994, Kardashian read a letter by Simpson to the collected media. The letter was interpreted by many as a suicidenote. [http://www.courttv.com/casefiles/simpson/reports/kardashian.html Court TV News, Robert Schmidt, October 21, 1996] ]
Some time after the trial, Kardashian expressed doubts about Simpson's innocence; The California bar later investigated. Although this strained his relationship with Simpson at the time, by the time of Kardashian's death they had "put it aside"; After his death, Simpson said, "Bob was there when I needed him most."
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