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  • Oscar Pistorius Should Get Community Service, Says Prison Official

    Oscar Pistorius Should Get Community Service, Says Prison Official

    A South African prison official on Monday recommended that star Paralympian Oscar Pistorius clean a Pretoria museum for 16 hours a month as punishment for shooting dead his lover Reeva Steenkamp.

  • Court Hears Oscar Pistorius Has 'Genuine Remorse'

    Court Hears Oscar Pistorius Has 'Genuine Remorse'

    Oscar Pistorius's therapist told a sentencing hearing on Monday that the star sprinter suffered genuine remorse after shooting dead his girlfriend, as lawyers fought to keep him out of jail.

  • Oscar Pistorius Should Get Community Service, Says Prison Official

    Oscar Pistorius Should Get Community Service, Says Prison Official

    Oscar Pistorius was found guilty last month of negligently killing his girlfriend in the early hours of Valentine's Day 2013.

  • Oscar Pistorius Trial: Defence Pleads for Mitigated Sentence

    Oscar Pistorius Trial: Defence Pleads for Mitigated Sentence

    Oscar Pistorius's manager Peet van Zyl listed in a thick report all the charity work Pistorius has undertaken over the past few years.

  • Psychologist Testifies Before Oscar Pistorius Sentencing

    A psychologist is testifying on the first day of the sentencing portion of the trial of Oscar Pistorius, who was convicted last month of culpable homicide for shooting girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

  • Oscar Pistorius Back in Court for Sentencing

    Oscar Pistorius Back in Court for Sentencing

    Fallen paralympic hero Oscar Pistorius has returned to court for the start of his sentencing hearing after he was convicted of culpable homicide in the killing of his girlfriend, with his lawyers set to argue for leniency.

  • Psychologist Says Oscar Pistorius is a 'Broken Man'

    Psychologist Says Oscar Pistorius is a 'Broken Man'

    A sentence for culpable homicide can range from a suspended sentence and a fine to as many as 15 years in prison. Judge Thokozile Masipa in September found Oscar Pistorius not guilty of both premeditated murder and murder in his killing of Reeva Stee...

  • Court Hears Oscar Pistorius had 'Genuine Remorse'

    Court Hears Oscar Pistorius had 'Genuine Remorse'

    Oscar Pistorius'defence team argued he should not be imprisoned for negligently killing Reeva Steenkamp. His therapist Lore Hartzenberg said the blade-runner was virtually inconsolable during initial counselling sessions.

  • Oscar Pistorius Back in Court for Pre-Sentencing Arguments

    Oscar Pistorius Back in Court for Pre-Sentencing Arguments

    Fallen paralympic hero Oscar Pistorius returns to court on Monday at the start of his sentencing hearing after he was convicted of culpable homicide in the killing of his girlfriend, with his lawyers set to argue for leniency.

  • Oscar Pistorius Back in Court for Pre-Sentencing Arguments

    Oscar Pistorius Back in Court for Pre-Sentencing Arguments

    Oscar Pistorius last month escaped a murder conviction in a verdict that shocked the country and fuelled criticism of South Africa's legal system. The process is expected to last up to four days, with Judge Thokozile Masipa then likely adjourning cou...

  • Oscar Pistorius Faces Sentencing Over Girlfriend's Death After Divisive Trial

    Oscar Pistorius Faces Sentencing Over Girlfriend's Death After Divisive Trial

    Disgraced South African track star Oscar Pistorius returns to court on Monday to find out whether he will serve a long stretch behind bars for the negligent killing of his model girlfriend, or walk out a free man.

  • Oscar Pistorius Faces Sentencing Over Girlfriend's Death After Divisive Trial

    Oscar Pistorius Faces Sentencing Over Girlfriend's Death After Divisive Trial

    After a six-month, on-off trial that captivated South Africa, and millions more around the world who admired Oscar Pistorius as a symbol of triumph over physical adversity, opinion is starkly divided on the eventual outcome.

  • Convicted Oscar Pistorius to Face Sentencing on Monday

    Convicted Oscar Pistorius to Face Sentencing on Monday

    Oscar Pistorius appears in court on Monday to face sentencing for shooting dead his model girlfriend, after his controversial conviction for culpable homicide -- not murder -- fuelled criticism of South Africa's legal system.

  • Convicted Oscar Pistorius Faces Sentencing

    Convicted Oscar Pistorius Faces Sentencing

    'Blade Runner' Oscar Pistorius faces 15 years in one of South Africa's notoriously brutal prisons or could dodge a jail term altogether with a non-custodial sentence after being found not guilty of premeditated murder.

  • South Africa Hosts Second Sensational Murder Trial

    South Africa Hosts Second Sensational Murder Trial

    One month after a verdict in the Oscar Pistorius trial, South African justice is again under international scrutiny as prosecutors press a murder case against a British man accused of hiring local men to kill his wife on their 2010 honeymoon and make...

  • Oscar Pistorius Spoke to Ex-Girlfriend Before Killing Reeva SteevKamp

    Oscar Pistorius Spoke to Ex-Girlfriend Before Killing Reeva SteevKamp

    Police suspected the brother of Oscar Pistorius of wiping data from the Olympian's phone in the days after he killed his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, a South African radio station claimed on Thursday.

  • Oscar Pistorius Spoke to Ex-Girlfriend Before Killing Reeva Steenkamp

    Oscar Pistorius Spoke to Ex-Girlfriend Before Killing Reeva Steenkamp

    The police have also suspected Carl Pistorius, Oscar's brother, of deleting all data from the paralympian's phone after he had killed his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

  • Reeva Steenkamp's Mother to Publish Book After Oscar Pistorius Murder Acquittal

    Reeva Steenkamp's Mother to Publish Book After Oscar Pistorius Murder Acquittal

    The mother of Reeva Steenkamp, the model killed by South African star athlete Oscar Pistorius, will publish a book about her daughter, publishers said on Friday.

  • Judge in Oscar Pistorius Trial Faces Criticism

    Judge in Oscar Pistorius Trial Faces Criticism

    Some South Africans said they were surprised and even shocked when Judge Thokozile Masipa ruled last week that Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius was negligent but did not intend to kill when he fatally shot girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp through a clos...

  • Oscar Pistorius Free to Compete: South African Olympic Body

    Oscar Pistorius Free to Compete: South African Olympic Body

    Oscar Pistorius, who is to be sentenced next month after being found guilty in the negligent killing of his girlfriend, could compete at any time because the South African Olympic committee has no regulations preventing someone with a criminal record...

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