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
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 -
Former Olympic hero and convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius injured his wrists in his jail cell Saturday. Pistorius denied it was a suicide attempt, but South African news reports claim prison guards.. Source: CBS News -
What happened to Oscar Pistorius? The South African athlete was treated in hospital on Saturday for injuries to his wrists, and has since returned to custody, prison officials said on Sunday.
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He was jailed for six years for murdering girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp at his home on Valentine's Day in 2013. He was convicted of murder and given a six year jail term, which sparked outrage. MailOnline
Oscar Pistorius is gone and so far there’s been no replacement for the first athlete to compete in both the Paralympics and Olympics. But it’s probably only a matter of time.
Disgraced after his.. Epoch Times Also reported by •Bangkok Post