POLL: Should O.J. Have Been Paroled? Vote Now!

The parole board has spoken. He will be released. How do you feel about this decision?

By Gina Tron

O.J. Simpson has served almost 9 years of his 33-year prison sentence for leading a group of men to a Las Vegas hotel room, where sports memorabilia was stolen at gunpoint. On Thursday, four parole board members watched and listened to O.J. Simpson speak via video-conference from prison. After nearly an hour of deliberations, the board granted him parole.  

It wasn't Simpson's first time in a court room. The disgraced football star was acquitted in 1995 of murdering his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her Ron Goldman. He was found liable of the murders in a civil case. Some of the original jurors who acquitted O.J. at his double murder trial will be featured in Oxygen¹s "The Jury Speaks: O.J. Simpson," premiering Saturday, July 22 at 9/8c.  

Simpson is expected to be released this October. Do you think he should have been paroled? Vote below! 

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