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Howard Weitzman, Powerful Hollywood Lawyer, Dies at 81

successfully defended Automaker John DeLorean during his infamous drug trafficking trial in the 1980s.He rose to public notoriety in the early 1990s when he initially represented OJ Simpson after Simpson’s arrest for murder before stepping down citing an inability to lessen his other work; he was portrayed by actor Ken Lerner in the acclaimed miniseries “The People v. O.

J. Simpson: American Crime Story.”Weitzman also served high powered Hollywood executives, among them Ron Meyer, who Weitzman

. Actor Hollywood President

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