Knight was released from prison 5 days earlier
than was expected. He left Mule Creek State Prison near Sacramento,
California after serving over half of a nine year bid for
violation of his parole, stemming from an incident in which
he beat alleged Crip gang member Orlando Anderson. The incident
is believed to have led to the shooting of Tupac Shakur in
“I had everything.
I still do. But I had everything I could possibly have and
I had six of the best lawyers and I still got nine years”
Suge Knight said.