Elisabeth Semel Examines Absence of Race in Snyder Trial

San Francisco Daily Journal, March 20, by Brent Kendall

Elisabeth Semel … was pleased with the outcome but found it “very peculiar” that the Court did not focus on the Simpson-specific facts or the racial issues that surrounded the entire trial. Semel … said the opinion was “stripped of all its important racial context…. It’s a missed opportunity to talk about race.”