O.J. Simpson has been granted parole Thursday after nine years in Nevada jail for robbing sports memorabilia from a casino in Las Vegas.
Four Nevada commissioners made the decision following Simpson’s parole board hearing, wherein the 70-year-old gave a rambling account of the remorse he feels for the incident, saying he didn’t mean to steal and wishes “this would have never happened.”
Simpson was confrontational with the board at times but claimed jail has humbled him. He maintained the items stolen belonged to him, but showed a measure of remorse, adding, “I take full responsibility.”
In 2007, Simpson led a group of men to steal sports memorabilia from a hotel and casino in Las Vegas at gunpoint. According to sources, Simpson may develop a reality television series about his life once his freedom is in full swing.
JOIN THE MOVEMENT to SAVE THE NATIONAL ANTHEM
Please join the thousands of DML readers who have purchased a bumper sticker. CLICK HERE.
If you would like to receive Breaking News text alerts on a smartphone or tablet, download the DML APP which is completely FREE and easy to use. Go to the Google Play Store or the IOS App Store and search for DML APP. Be sure to keep the app’s notifications setting on. Another way to receive alerts is to text to 40404 the following message: follow @realdennislynch (be sure to put a space between the word follow and the @ symbol).
To see more stories like this, sign up below for Dennis Michael Lynch’s email newsletter.
Sign up to get breaking news alerts from Dennis Michael Lynch.
VIRAL VIDEO: Body cam shows cop placing drugs at crime scene