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OJ Simpson Wins Early Release From Prison After Successful Parole Hearing

OJ Simpson Wins Early Release From Prison After Successful Parole Hearing

Simpson, 70, has served nine years of his 33-year sentence for 12 convictions stemming from an armed robbery involving two sports memorabilia dealers in a Las Vegas hotel room.

Simpson has been behind bars for the past nine years for a 2007 holdup at a Las Vegas hotel.

According to CNN, the parole board score inmates on a number of factors.

Of course, almost a decade ago, a group of men led by Simpson entered a room in the Palace Station hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada to collect personal items from a memorabilia dealer.

The former National Football League star moved to the Miami area after he was acquitted in 1995 of killing his ex-wife, Nicole Brown Simpson, and her friend, Ron Goldman.

Simpson had told police he had no idea the people with him were armed.

If he is granted parole, Simpson would be released from prison no earlier than October 1.

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O.J. Simpson will make his case for freedom on Thursday - and many experts believe he has a good shot at winning it.

The parole hearing is in Carson City, Nevada and Simpson needs four members of the board to vote to release him. O.J., whose full name is Orenthal James Simpson, was a running back known for his speed. Had he simply called the police rather than taken the law into his own hands, the last ten years would have gone very differently for him.

Neither prosecutors nor victims of the crimes for which Simpson was convicted in 2008 are expected to oppose his parole.

The lengthy trial, which ended in Simpson's acquittal, drew global publicity and has been regarded as the birth of the 24-hour news cycle. "I've done my time. But I could have been a better Christian, and my commitment to change is to be a better Christian." .

Arnelle Simpson says she knows her father is remorseful, and the family wants him home so they can move forward.

Simpson also stated that he'd spent a "conflict-free" life.

. Simpson has approached eligibility for parole on the remaining four-year-minimum term.

"I think it was extremely heavy", Cambria said.


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