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The life and death of famed defense attorney F. Lee Bailey, with some FL anecdotes

Quality Journalism for Critical Times It was pretty clear that famed attorney F. Lee Bailey was on his way down when he leaned over a federal courtroom bench in Ocala and asked me for a ride back to the Hilton Hotel. It was the first time the defendant in any trial asked me for a ride during a lifetime of […] The post The life and death of famed defense attorney F. Lee Bailey, with some FL anecdotes appeared first on Florida Phoenix.
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Celebrity attorney F. Lee Bailey dead at 87

WALTHAM, Mass. (AP) — F. Lee Bailey, the celebrity attorney who defended O.J. Simpson, Patricia Hearst and the alleged Boston Strangler, but whose legal career halted when he was disbarred in two states, has died, a former colleague said Thursday. He was 87. Bailey died at a hospital in the...
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Lawyer F. Lee Bailey dead at 87

June 3 (UPI) -- F. Lee Bailey, a criminal defense attorney perhaps best known for representing O.J. Simpson during his murder trial, died Thursday in Atlanta, his family announced. He was 87. Bendrix Bailey told The New York Times his father died while in hospice care, but declined to reveal...

Lawyer who defended OJ Simpson, F. Lee Bailey, dies at 87

F. Lee Bailey, a Texas criminal attorney known for defending O.J. Simpson and Patty Hearst among others, died at the age of 87, according to The New York Times. According to the Times, Bailey’s son Bendrix Lee Bailey said that the lawyer died in hospice care in Georgia Thursday morning, though he did not elaborate on the cause of death.

F. Lee Bailey, lawyer at O.J. Simpson 'trial of the century,' dies at 87

F. Lee Bailey, who brought drama, swagger and cunning to the courtroom in representing football star O.J. Simpson, heiress Patty Hearst and the "Boston Strangler" suspect before his career ended in disbarment, died on Thursday. He was 87. Bailey died in Georgia, said Peter Horstmann, an attorney and former associate....

Celebrity defense attorney F. Lee Bailey, who defended O.J. Simpson, died at 87

CNN— F. Lee Bailey, a prominent celebrity defense attorney, died on Thursday at age 87. Bailey famously defended O.J. Simpson. He was part of the “dream team” of famous lawyers and attorneys who defended Simpson at his 1995 Murder Trial. Simpson was acquitted of killing Nicole Brown Simpson, his former wife, and waiter Ronald Goldman in 1994, as reported by CNN.