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Friday, 28 July, 2000, 16:23 GMT 17:23 UK
OJ answers online questions
OJ Simpson answering questions in online interview
OJ wants to point out 'inaccuracies' in reports of his case
The former American football star OJ Simpson has answered dozens of questions from web surfers during a live pay-per-question interview.

People were charged $9.95 per question put to him on the site askoj.com.

The company which organised the event, Entertainment Network, said part of the fee would go to charity.

During the two-hour session, Mr Simpson spoke about his trial, his relationship with his late ex-wife and his football career, among other things.

Anger and sadness

Mr Simpson was acquitted of murdering his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ron Goldman in 1995.

Nicole Brown Simpson
OJ Simpson says he misses his murdered ex-wife Nicole
But in a separate civil case he was found liable for stabbing the two in Los Angeles in 1994 and ordered to pay $33.5m in damages to their families.

In response to the questions on Thursday, Mr Simpson said again that he held his ex-wife partly responsible for her death.

"I get angry with the people she was hanging around with who contributed to this... These were her party friends. So, yes, I do think partially her lifestyle contributed to it."

But the former football star insisted that he missed Nicole. "I feel I can't do for my kids what she could do. She was a terrific mother."

'Reward for killers'

Entertainment Network said it would publish a transcript of the show on the site.

Despite declaring that it was neutral in the case, the company announced that it was offering a $100,000 reward for information leading to the capture of the killers of Mrs Simpson and Mr Goldman.

The company also said it had asked former police detective Mark Fuhrman, a key witness in Mr Simpson's criminal trial, to debate with him in a subsequent session, and that both parties had agreed.

Mr Simspon, who is currently unemployed, said that he would make no money out of the webcast.

"I want to point out how inaccurately so many points in my case were reported," he said.

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