O.J. Found Guilty

LAS VEGAS (AP) - O.J. Simpson is waking up in jail this morning and could end up spending the rest of his life there.

The one-time football hero has been convicted on a dozen charges related to the armed robbery of two sports memorabilia dealers in a
Las Vegas hotel room last year. Simpson and his lawyers argued the
incident was not a robbery, but an attempt to reclaim mementos that had been stolen from him.

He'll be sentenced on December 5th. He was taken into custody shortly after the charges were read against him. As spectators left the courtroom, Simpson's sister collapsed and paramedics were called.

The verdict came 13 years to the day after Simpson was cleared of murdering his ex-wife, Nicole Brown Simpson, and her friend, Ronald Goldman.

Simpson's attorney says the verdict was expected and now his client's "only hope is the appellate process."


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  • by Jazzy Location: Fremont, CA on Oct 16, 2008 at 10:38 AM
    I feel this is just a payback from him getting off from the murder charges
  • by Anonymous Location: Knox co on Oct 8, 2008 at 06:43 PM
    He's INNOCENT my a** i say HANG him
  • by paul in lex Location: derrr on Oct 8, 2008 at 06:05 PM
    has any man with so much talent ever been this stupid....Those poor kids...
  • by Kathy Location: Paintsville on Oct 8, 2008 at 07:38 AM
    This man should have thrown in jail 13 years ago! It's about time he pays for some of his crimes.
  • by SS Minnow Location: Richmond on Oct 7, 2008 at 11:08 AM
    In the famous words of Justin Timberlake--what goes around,comes around.....Payback's a b*tch!
  • by Juice Location: Lexington on Oct 7, 2008 at 05:44 AM
    You the man OJ!!! I hope you appeal this decision and get out because you're innocent!
  • by Black Woman Location: Soap on a Rope Inc. on Oct 7, 2008 at 05:41 AM
    He better buy a lifetime supply of soap on a rope. Oh my bad he is broke!!!! So Mr.Goldman needs to make sure he has a lifetime supply. Just let me know how much he will need......haha
  • by Juice in a Noose Location: Sippin on gin and juice on Oct 6, 2008 at 07:31 PM
    O.J. will get shafted after he drops the soap!
  • by David Location: Paris on Oct 6, 2008 at 06:20 PM
    Richard Pryer said it best........In prison your gonna be a boxer or a dancer....I'd say O. J. gonna be dancer...
  • by Annonymous Location: Lexington on Oct 6, 2008 at 04:05 PM
    I hope someone keeps dropping the soap & MAKING him pick it up!!!!!!

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