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Simpson's lawyers denied in request to dismiss jury

Updated: September 12, 2008, 3:47 AM ET
ESPN.com news services

LAS VEGAS -- After a few snags, the jury for the latest O.J. Simpson trail has been seated.

Nine women and three men -- all of whom are white -- have been selected to judge Simpson and a co-defendant. Simpson and Clarence "C.J." Stewart are charged with kidnapping and robbing two sports memorabilia dealers last year in Las Vegas.

Defense lawyers argued African-Americans in the potential jury pool were being systematically excluded by the prosecution. But the judge says she saw no ...

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