Fox News enlists former LAPD detective Mark Fuhrman for O.J. parole hearing

Fox News is tapping a familiar name to provide analysis and commentary for the network's coverage of O.J. Simpson's parole hearing on Thursday: former LAPD detective Mark Fuhrman.

Fuhrman was a star witness and a key figure in the O.J. Simpson trial, and was charged with perjury when it came out that his claim to have not used racial epithets in the past turned out to be .

The network will be reporting live on the hearing from both Lovelock Correctional Center in Nevada and the Nevada Parole Board.

Fuhrman, a Fox News contributor, has appeared on the network several times over the last few years to discuss crime and police brutality, among other issues.

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