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August 30, 2004
William Kennedy Smith, nephew of Ted Kennedy
Trial: West Palm Beach.
Charge: March 1991 Easter weekend rape of a woman he met at the Au Bar in Palm Beach.
Acquitted: Dec 12, 1991 after the jury deliberated for 77 minutes.
What we remember: Live television coverage obscuring the face of the accuser with a big blue blob and making a star of Miami defense attorney Roy Black.