South African authorities say convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius was let out of prison for four hours last week to attend his grandmother's funeral.The correctional services department said Tuesday.. Newsmax Also reported by •News24 •New Zealand Herald •Seattle Times •CJME
A South African court has dismissed an appeal to increase Oscar Pistorius’ six-year murder sentence by state prosecutors.
The Olympic athlete was not in court to hear the judge rule that the.. Source: euronews (in English) -
A South African judge on Friday rejected a request by prosecutors seeking to appeal Oscar Pistorius' six-year sentence for murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Meanwhile, defense lawyer Barry Roux.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
A South African judge rejects the state's appeal seeking a longer jail sentence for Paralympian Oscar Pistorius, who is serving a six-year term for killing his girlfriend three years ago. Source: news across the world -
Prosecutors in the case of Oscar Pistorius have been accused of pursuing a "personal vendetta" against the athlete after they lodged a last-ditch attempt to have him jailed for longer. Brisbane Times Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
The Gauteng Director of Public Prosecutions has made an application at the Supreme Court of Appeals against the six-year jail sentence that was handed down to convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius. News24