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O.J. Simpson's Florida Home To Be Sold At Foreclosure Auction

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Aug. 24 2013, Published 4:47 p.m. ET

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The Florida property O.J. Simpson called home for almost a decade prior to being sent to prison in Nevada is going up for auction.

Two years after JP Morgan Chase filed to foreclose on the house, a Miami-Dade County judge has signed off on a motion for summary judgment, reports Gossip Extra.

The bank will take possession of the disgraced sports star's house on Tuesday.  It has set October 29 as the auction date.

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Simpson remains behind bars on armed robbery and kidnapping charges following a botched attempt in 2007 to get back some of his most valuable sports memorabilia from collectors whom he met with in a Vegas hotel room.

After being acquitted on criminal murder charges in 1997, Simpson was found liable for the deaths of his ex-wife Nicole Brown and her friend Ronald Goldman.  A Los Angeles judge ordered him to pay his victims' families $25 million.

He moved to Florida and bought a new home there because the Sunshine State's laws protected a primary residence from being seized to pay off a civll judgment.

Simpson was recently granted parole on some of the charges for which he's in prison.  He may be granted parole on the remaining charges in 18 months.


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