CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — O.J. Simpson won a small victory Wednesday in his bid for freedom as Nevada granted him parole on some of his 2008 convictions for kidnapping and armed robbery involving the holdup of two 

(Reuters) – O.J. Simpson was granted parole on Wednesday on several charges related to his role in the robbery of two sports memorabilia dealers at a Las Vegas hotel, but the former football star will remain in prison at least until 2017 on other charges.

In a legal victory for O.J. Simpson, the former football star has been granted parole on some of the charges that have kept him in the Nevada prison system for nearly five years. But he still faces at least four more years in prison. Skip to next

Football legend O.J. Simpson was granted parole Wednesday on five criminal counts and will likely be released from prison in 2017.

Football legend O.J. Simpson was granted parole Wednesday on five criminal counts and will likely be released from prison in 2017.