O.J. got parole. His famed former lawyer is flat broke and living above a hair salon

F. Lee Bailey was on Simpson’s defense team and had a resume that Perry Mason would be jealous of. He got neurosurgeon Sam Sheppard a new trial on charges he brutally killed his wife - and a not-guilty verdict. He defended fugitive newspaper heiress Patty Hearst, the “Boston Strangler” and scores of other accused murderers. He was rich, flew on private jets and even played himself in a movie. Today, he’s broke.

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Kids stay cool thanks to summer camp at Jones Park in East St. Louis

Jones Park summer camp director Donna Ferrel had to rely on fundraising efforts to help cover the costs of the camp and splash pad this summer in East St. Louis.
Steve Nagy snagy@bnd.com
Kids stay cool thanks to summer camp at Jones Park in East St. Louis 1:42

Kids stay cool thanks to summer camp at Jones Park in East St. Louis

Marine volunteers participate in mock search and rescue 1:54

Marine volunteers participate in mock search and rescue

Splash Pad at O'Fallon Family Sports Park 0:27

Splash Pad at O'Fallon Family Sports Park

New hospital one step closer to opening 2:05

New hospital one step closer to opening