上級裁判所判事 Kenneth J. フィッシュマン, ベイリーの元パートナー, confirmed the news to The ボストングローブ. ベイリーは 87 そしてジョージアで死んだ, グローブによると, though the cause of his death was not immediately specified.
Bailey served as one of Simpson’s attorneys during the former running back’s 1995 トライアル, which ended in his acquittal in the 1994 murders of his ex-wife, Nicole Brown Simpson, and her friend Ronald Goldman.
In a touching tribute on his Twitter page, Simpson called Bailey, “a great friend,” そして “one of the great lawyers of our time.”