Former O.J. Simpson lawyer defends Robert Kraft, rips prosecutors

April 20, 2019 - 9:29 am

It's been a while since Robert Shapiro's name has been in the news, with the Los Angeles attorney being best known for defending O.J. Simpson during the Trial of the Century back in 1995.

But thanks to TMZ we have been reintroduced to Shapiro.

While leaving a Los Angeles-area restaurant the lawyer was asked about his thoughts regarding Robert Kraft's ongoing case, with Shapiro offering some pointed comments when it comes to how the Florida prosecutors who are putting the Patriots owner in the public crosshairs.

"I think prosecutors in this country should have something much better to do," Shapiro told TMZ.

He added, "You know what, I think this case is something that the people that are prosecuting and the people that are investigating should be ashamed of ... There is so much crime going on in this country and to take valuable assets and time from law enforcement to enforce something that has nothing to do with the allegations they're bringing, I think it's just irresponsible."

For the latest on the Kraft case, click here.