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-- it's going to happen here.
A sentence for you mr.
And the sentence for you mister Simpson.
Based on the evidence.
That occurred in this case.
I'm not here to try and cause any.
Or any pay back.
For anything else I want that to be perfectly clear to every want.
I wasn't hurt anybody I just wanted my personal -- tonight realized I was who put them.
I didn't mean steal anything from anybody and I didn't know I was doing anything -- I think they'll confront it -- -- -- -- -- -- Points are.
Almost thirteen years to the day Friday when OJ Simpson was freed in the murder trial of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman.
Now he -- us up to 33 years for multiple counts including robbery kidnapping and theft.
Fred Goldman joins.
His first sit down interviews since the sentencing.
Fred I wanna say thank you very much four coming to be with me today and and let me begin by -- I have two sons.
I'm not even gonna pretend to say that I know how you feel because I don't know how you feel I can't imagine and frank have -- got -- never have to know.
How you feel I think a lot of Americans share.
The hope that they never experience what you and your family have gone through.
Sitting in a courtroom yesterday.
What was going through your mind and through your heart.
As you watched OJ plead for his life.
Well of first of first of all I never realized that I was gonna have such anxiety.
Sitting in that courtroom and so we ultimately did.
-- listening to him was the usual baloney I mean I frankly.
Couldn't figure out what the heck he was saying but probably for the first time in his life he ever said he was sorry about any thing.
But I think it was all for the purpose of what he could gain for himself I don't believe these are truly for -- back.
But the bottom line is one always said and done his words meant -- thing.
Because if he really had something to say of value in and really meant any of it he had the chance to have testified during the trial.
But of course he didn't do that.
-- -- he was acquitted of criminal charges but later.
He was found responsible in a civil court which you brought action so in essence you have to feel some at least.
Vindication from the legal system.
I know that's.
Money that you'll never see probably didn't ever do it for the financial reward but just the -- bring some level of justice.
But yesterday were you sitting in the courtroom thinking this may go the other way he might.
Again walk away from a another criminal charge.
Well I don't know that I believe he -- he was gonna walk away because -- been already found guilty you know how they're the big question was what was -- get punished how many years was he gonna get.
I think we're always -- -- He'll spend at least nine years in jail before he's eligible for parole.
I understand that in the state of Nevada it's rare that prisoners are granted a parole at their first caring.
So if that's true then he'll be there longer than nine years as a man among.
And a maximum of 33 years hopefully he'll die in prison.
Are you satisfied with the amount of time that he was given by the judge.
Well -- analyze -- satisfaction or vindication for it.
Descendants the -- -- here there was this there was a sense of satisfaction more than anything else that he's ending up in prison.
I'd like the hope that.
The the pressure that we put on him.
For these many years going after everything taking away the rights -- is if I did it book publishing the book.
Taking his words.
Turning it against them I'd like to think that all of that was part of it ultimately yesterday the judge made a comment.
His hold on his whole notion he just wanted to get his personal stuff back.
Didn't hold water because he made -- comment in one of the tapes that was aired her or.
Played during the trial.
That he wanted to get his stuff so the goldmans couldn't get it.
And if that be the case and and we pushed -- meant to this act of violence.
And Vegas then it's it's a good feeling to know that we pushed -- into this.
And that that will punish him and put him in jail first time he's ever been punished for anything in his life.
What do you do at this point to keep Ron's memory alive not only for your family but for the rest of the country to to keep.
Understanding that your son innocently just happen to be in the wrong place wrong time what what what.
This Fred Goldman and your family do.
At this point.
Well we're never gonna back away from this killer you know if he gets out of jail by some chance we're going to be -- to chase them down again.
But we started a foundation Enron's name Ron Goldman foundation for just -- And we hope to be able to help other victims of crime through that foundation.
Will continue to speak out against.
Inequities in the justice system problems and the justice system.
You know the year the -- was murdered there was over 21000.
Every year in this country tens of thousands of people die at the hands of someone else.
And many of these people end up in prison if they end up in prison for very short periods of time and then they're out doing it again.
Fred one final question.
If you could look OJ Simpson in the eyes what would you want to say to him.
Honestly I have nothing to say to him.
Nothing whatsoever he's a useless piece of garbage he's never done anything of value in this whole life for anyone else.
And you can't talk to someone who sees the world through completely different -- No Entrust them talking to -- whatsoever he's in a good place now the place where he belongs in jail.
Fred I know it's a painful thing to talk about and I'm glad that there -- some vindication and validation for you and your family I want to thank you for coming.
Appreciate your conversation today coming up.
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