Nevada court denies delay in Simpson robbery trial

Updated: August 28, 2008, 8:22 PM ET
Associated Press

CARSON CITY, Nev. -- A request from O.J. Simpson's last remaining co-defendant to delay the Sept. 8 start of the pair's armed robbery and kidnapping trial was rejected Thursday by a divided Nevada Supreme Court panel.

In a 2-1 decision, Justices Bill Maupin and Ron Parraguirre refused to stay Simpson and Clarence "C.J." Stewart's upcoming trial, and rejected Stewart's petition for a separate trial.

The brief majority order said justices "are not satisfied that this ...

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