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Oscar Pistorius siblings: ‘We believe him and will continue to stand together’ – Telegraph.co.uk


The Guardian

Oscar Pistorius siblings: 'We believe him and will continue to stand together'
Telegraph.co.uk
I believe what Oscar says,” Carl Pistorius added. Miss Pistorius said Oscar and Reeva were “such a good match”. "From what I saw, I saw two people who really just adored each other and had a fantastic friendship,” she said. “They were a good match
Oscar Pistorius's disability not a factor in his sentencing, says Jacob ZumaThe Guardian
Oscar Pistorius' Siblings Say They Fully Support Brother as He Faces SentencingNBCNews.com
Oscar Pistorius to finally learn his sentenceYahoo News
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Posted on 20 October 2014 | 1:21 pm

Oscar Pistorius sentencing: South African prison services deny they have … – The Independent


The Independent

Oscar Pistorius sentencing: South African prison services deny they have
The Independent
Analysis: Athlete's wealth and notoriety have provoked an overdue debate on South African prisons The state prosecution has called for the athlete to face at least 10 years behind bars. Pistorius' legal team has argued the double amputee should receive

Posted on 20 October 2014 | 8:59 am

Oscar Pistorius sentencing: Prison bosses deny preparing jail cell for athlete – Mirror.co.uk


Mirror.co.uk

Oscar Pistorius sentencing: Prison bosses deny preparing jail cell for athlete
Mirror.co.uk
Prison bosses have denied preparing a cell for Oscar Pistorius in case he is jailed for shooting dead Reeva Steenkamp tomorrow. The sprinter, 27, faces up to 15 years after being convicted of culpable homicide. Prosecutors have demanded he serve at

Posted on 20 October 2014 | 7:45 am

Oscar Pistorius sentence: Athlete’s wealth and notoriety provoke an overdue … – The Independent


The Independent

Oscar Pistorius sentence: Athlete's wealth and notoriety provoke an overdue
The Independent
Where does this leave the double-amputee Oscar Pistorius? The reality is that the kinds of violence and environmental risks described above will most probably not affect him. His wealth, status and notoriety almost certainly guarantees that any time he

Posted on 20 October 2014 | 7:20 am

Oscar Pistorius: Broken athlete or violent killer? – Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk

Oscar Pistorius: Broken athlete or violent killer?
Telegraph.co.uk
Barry Roux, Pistorius's lawyer, has described the 27-year-old as “broke and broken”, a lonely, desperate and tearful man who eschews the company of others, frets constantly about what he has done to Steenkamp's family and has little hope or ambition

Posted on 19 October 2014 | 8:07 am

Alan Dershowitz: Oscar Pistorius will get off easy – USA TODAY


USA TODAY

Alan Dershowitz: Oscar Pistorius will get off easy
USA TODAY
The world's most famous criminal lawyer understands Oscar Pistorius' fear — or at least the fear he claimed. About 20 years ago, lawyer Alan Dershowitz and his wife were awoken in their home around 2 a.m., by a sound. Hearing his wife scream after she …

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Posted on 17 October 2014 | 3:12 pm

Oscar Pistorius trial: ‘society demands a prison sentence’ – The Week UK


The Independent

Oscar Pistorius trial: 'society demands a prison sentence'
The Week UK
Oscar Pistorius's future was on the line in court today as the prosecution and defence made their closing arguments in his sentencing hearing. Pistorius faces up to 15 years in jail after he was found guilty of culpable homicide last month for shooting
Oscar Pistorius sentencing: Olympic star must serve 10 years, prosecutor urgesThe Independent
Oscar Pistorius to Remain in Hospital Wing if Sentenced to Jail TimeWall Street Journal
Oscar Pistorius Tried to Affect Sentence With Money to Victim's Family, Lawyer ABC News
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Posted on 17 October 2014 | 2:14 pm

Final arguments before Oscar Pistorius sentencing ‘Her life could end in a … – CNN


Final arguments before Oscar Pistorius sentencing 'Her life could end in a
CNN
(CNN) — Lawyers painted opposing pictures of South African athlete Oscar Pistorius in their final arguments Friday before his sentencing — one side depicting him as a broken man who's suffered enough, while the other said he must pay for taking his …

Posted on 17 October 2014 | 11:43 am

Oscar Pistorius’s Sentencing Hearing Shifts Focus to South Africa’s Prisons – New York Times


New York Times

Oscar Pistorius's Sentencing Hearing Shifts Focus to South Africa's Prisons
New York Times
LONDON — Urging that Oscar Pistorius should be jailed for killing his girlfriend, a cousin of the victim sobbed as she told the court in South Africa on Thursday that the Olympic and Paralympic track star had “to pay for what he has done.” But on the

Posted on 16 October 2014 | 12:29 pm

Watch live: Oscar Pistorius finds out his sentence for shooting Reeva Steenkamp – Telegraph.co.uk


New York Times

Watch live: Oscar Pistorius finds out his sentence for shooting Reeva Steenkamp
Telegraph.co.uk
The defence has argued that Pistorius should not be imprisoned. A psychologist who treated Oscar Pistorius has described him as 'a broken man' at his sentencing in Pretoria, while a social worker recommended that he should be put under house arrest …
At Oscar Pistorius's Sentencing Hearing, Descriptions of a 'Broken Man'New York Times
Oscar Pistorius a 'broken man,' psychologist says at sentencing hearingCNN
Oscar Pistorius Faces Sentencing This WeekABC News
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Posted on 13 October 2014 | 6:17 am

Oscar Pistorius – Yahoo News Search Results

Pistorius to be sentenced on Tuesday

A judge will pass sentence on athlete Oscar Pistorius on Tuesday for killing his girlfriend after one of the most sensational murder trials in South Africa's history – and the decision could fuel controversy over the state of the country's justice system.

Posted on 20 October 2014 | 5:13 pm

Oscar Pistorius to learn his fate

The judge in the Oscar Pistorius case will announce his sentence for killing Reeva Steenkamp today.

Posted on 20 October 2014 | 5:13 pm

Pistorius siblings speak out on eve of sentencing

Johannesburg (AFP) – Oscar Pistorius's brother and sister on Monday gave a string of television interviews ahead of the sentencing of South Africa's star athlete for the fatal shooting of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

Posted on 20 October 2014 | 5:10 pm

Pistorius's siblings speak out on eve of sentence

Oscar Pistorius's brother and sister have given a number of interviews ahead of the sentencing of the athlete for the fatal shooting of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

Posted on 20 October 2014 | 4:59 pm

Pistorius to be sentenced on Tuesday for girlfriend's killing

PRETORIA (Reuters) – A judge will pass sentence on athlete Oscar Pistorius on Tuesday for killing his girlfriend after one of the most sensational murder trials in South Africa's history – and the decision could fuel controversy over the state of the country's justice system. The Olympic and Paralympic runner was convicted of culpable homicide last month for shooting dead 29-year-old law …

Posted on 20 October 2014 | 4:15 pm

Oscar Pistorius to be sentenced for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

STELLENBOSCH, South Africa – Oscar Pistorius will finally learn his fate Tuesday when a judge is expected to announce the Olympic runner's sentence for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

Posted on 20 October 2014 | 3:39 pm

Oscar Pistorius to finally learn his sentence

STELLENBOSCH, South Africa (AP) — Oscar Pistorius will finally learn his fate Tuesday when a judge is expected to announce the Olympic runner's sentence for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

Posted on 20 October 2014 | 3:32 pm

Oscar Pistorius siblings: 'We believe him and will continue to stand together'

Carl and Aimee Pistorius speak for the first time about how they 'never doubted' the Paralympian's account of Reeva Steenkamp's murder

Posted on 20 October 2014 | 2:51 pm

'I Do Not Doubt My Brother,' Pistorius' Sister Tells NBC

Oscar Pistorius’ sister Aimee said Monday she had no doubts that the athlete is telling the truth over the fatal shooting of Reeva Steenkamp.

Posted on 20 October 2014 | 2:38 pm

Pistorius to Leave Court a Final Time With Fate in Judge’s Hands

Oscar Pistorius leaves the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria on Sept. 12, 2014. Close Oscar Pistorius leaves the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria on Sept. 12, 2014.

Posted on 20 October 2014 | 1:59 pm