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Oscar Pistorius’ Brother Carl Not Facing Trial For Reckless And Negligent … – KpopStarz


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Oscar Pistorius' Brother Carl Not Facing Trial For Reckless And Negligent
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The brother of Oscar Pistorius, Carl, might get off the hook and not face trial as the National Prosecuting Authority hasn't decided to charge him with reckless and negligent driving. Meanwhile, a new book on "Blade Runner" seems to justify the murder

Posted on 1 February 2015 | 2:12 am

Oscar Pistorius Trial Update: Blade Runner’s Family Not Done With Courtroom … – KDramaStars


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Oscar Pistorius Trial Update: Blade Runner's Family Not Done With Courtroom
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With an appeal to challenge Judge Masipa's verdict already being processed, it seems the Pistorius family couldn't get any more bad news. However, an accident that happened last August will be putting another family member in front of the South African …

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Posted on 13 January 2015 | 3:27 am

Oscar Pistorius 2.0? American Paralympic Sprinter Blake Leeper Aims for 2016 … – Sports World News


Oscar Pistorius 2.0? American Paralympic Sprinter Blake Leeper Aims for 2016
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Leeper won a silver medal and a bronze medal at the 2012 Paralympics, finishing second to Pistorius in the 400 meters. He told the Review-Journal, however, that he has been able to increase his speed quickly while running on blades. "In under three

Posted on 12 January 2015 | 1:23 pm

Oscar Pistorious’ brother, Carl, to be charged with crime – AOL.com – AOL News


Oscar Pistorious' brother, Carl, to be charged with crime – AOL.com
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A brother of jailed Olympian Oscar Pistorius will be charged with a crime of his own. Carl Pistorius, the 29-year-old older brother of the Paralympic runner, will be charged with reckless and negligent driving after crashing his car last August

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Posted on 12 January 2015 | 11:34 am

Oscar Pistorius’ older brother Carl facing charge of reckless driving – Daily Mail


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Oscar Pistorius' older brother Carl facing charge of reckless driving
Daily Mail
Osar Pistorius' older brother is facing a charge of reckless or negligent driving for a road accident last year in which he was seriously injured. Carl Pistorius, 29, became recognisable around the world from his appearances in the Pretoria courtroom
Brother of Oscar Pistorius to be charged in car crashNew York Daily News
Brother of Oscar Pistorius charged over road accidentToronto Sun
Carl Pistorius, brother of jailed Paralympian Oscar, to be charged over Telegraph.co.uk
International Business Times UK -FOXSports.com
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Posted on 9 January 2015 | 9:45 pm

Who is ‘Blade Runner’ Oscar Pistorius? – CNN


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Who is 'Blade Runner' Oscar Pistorius?
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(CNN) He was the so-called "Fastest Man on No Legs," and his inspiring story captured the imagination of the world at the London Olympics. Now, Pistorius is playing the lead role in a more tragic tale that began in the early hours of Valentine's Day 2013.

Posted on 6 January 2015 | 9:08 pm

Oscar Pistorius ‘lost it’ when judge granted state leave to appeal murder … – Telegraph.co.uk


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Oscar Pistorius 'lost it' when judge granted state leave to appeal murder
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Pistorius, known around the world as The Blade Runner for the carbon fibre prosthetics he used to compete in both the Olympics and Paralympics, was sentenced to five years' imprisonment for the manslaughter of Miss Steenkamp on February 14 last year.
Oscar Pistorius 'lost it' when he learned murder acquittal would be appealedDaily Mail
Oscar Pistorius 'lost it and started pumping weights' after learning he could Mirror.co.uk
Reeva Steenkamp's mother, June Steenkamp, forgives Oscar Pistorius but does ABC Online
Times LIVE -WBUR -NDTVSports.com
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Posted on 11 December 2014 | 1:50 pm

Oscar Pistorius: judge allows state to appeal – as it happened – The Guardian


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Oscar Pistorius: judge allows state to appeal – as it happened
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Oscar Pistorius could yet be convicted of murder and face at least 15 years in prison after a judge granted prosecutors the right to appeal against her verdict that he was guilty of the lesser charge of culpable homicide. Judge Thokozile Masipa said
Oscar Pistorius Verdict Can Be Appealed, Judge SaysNew York Times
Oscar Pistorius: Judge allows conviction appealTelegraph.co.uk
Oscar Pistorius verdict: Athlete could still face murder conviction as Judge The Independent
Daily Mail -USA TODAY
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Posted on 11 December 2014 | 7:58 am

Oscar Pistorius’s 5-Year Sentence May Mean Move to House Arrest – New York Times


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Oscar Pistorius's 5-Year Sentence May Mean Move to House Arrest
New York Times
LONDON — Seeking to strike a balance between mercy and retribution, a judge sentenced Oscar Pistorius, the South African track star, to five years in prison on Tuesday for killing his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp. The defense team said the law under
Oscar Pistorius jailed for five years but 'short' sentence fiercely criticisedThe Guardian
Oscar Pistorius sentenced to maximum of five years in prison for girlfriend's Fox News
Oscar Pistorius sentenced for killing girlfriendCBS News
CNN -The Independent
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Posted on 22 October 2014 | 2:52 am

The making and unmaking of Oscar Pistorius – BBC News


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The making and unmaking of Oscar Pistorius
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He was one of the world's most successful sportsmen, an inspiration to millions, but now Oscar Pistorius has been sentenced to five years in prison for killing his girlfriend. Breathless after the 75m swim, the boy climbs out of the pool with his
Oscar Pistorius verdict: South African judge decided athlete's fateCNN
Oscar Pistorius on trial: How the events unfoldedTelegraph.co.uk
Oscar Pistorius' Ex-Girlfriend: 'It Could've Been Me'ABC News
Wall Street Journal -TIME
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Posted on 12 September 2014 | 10:24 pm

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Chase Your Shadow by John Carlin: what the trial of Oscar Pistorius meant for South Africa

In Chase Your Shadow: The Trials of Oscar Pistorius, John Carlin concludes that the athlete reflects South Africa's development as a nation.

Posted on 23 January 2015 | 1:42 pm

Pistorius Family Implicated In Price-Fixing Scandal

The Competition Commission as filed an application to have a company owned by convicted killer Oscar Pistorius’s family fined for allegedly being part of a price-fixing cartel in the agriculture industry, reported the Sunday Independent. According to the report, Hendrik Pistorius & Co is alleged to have been part of the cartel since 1995. The

Posted on 19 January 2015 | 5:12 am

Oscar Pistorius News: Older Brother Carl To Be Formally Charged For Reckless Driving

Oscar Pistorius is serving a five-year prison sentence for killing his model girlfriend, and now the South African Olympian’s brother could find himself in jail. Carl Pistorius has been charged with reckless and negligent driving. Pistorius was formally charged on Friday, stemming from an incident in August, in which he was involved in a head-on collision. No one else was injured in the car …

Posted on 9 January 2015 | 11:17 pm

Oscar Pistorius defends memory lapses as he is grilled by prosecution: 'my life is on the line'

In a blistering start to his cross examination, prosecutor Gerrie Nel wasted no time in putting the Olympic athlete on the back foot, demanding he accept responsibility for his actions on the morning of Valentine’s Day 2013.

Posted on 9 January 2015 | 9:45 pm

Pistorius' brother faces reckless driving charge in crash

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Oscar Pistorius' brother faces a charge of reckless or negligent driving for a road accident last year in which he was seriously injured, South African authorities said Thursday.

Posted on 8 January 2015 | 6:30 pm

Brother of South African athlete Pistorius charged over road accident

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – A court has charged the elder brother of South African Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius with reckless and negligent driving over a head-on collision last August, a police spokeswoman said on Thursday. Colonel Ronel Otto told Reuters Carl Pistorius, 29, was charged by a Limpopo province court because he did not submit a statement following the accident …

Posted on 8 January 2015 | 6:03 pm

Pistorius had ordered six more guns at time of Steenkamp shooting, court hears

Pretoria: Oscar Pistorius was in the process of buying six guns at the time he shot dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, with a revolver marketed as “the world’s most powerful handgun” on top of his list, his murder trial heard on Monday.        

Posted on 8 January 2015 | 3:06 am

Oscar Pistorius trial: tearful athlete returns to witness box in murder trial

Oscar Pistorius continues to give evidence in the most anticipated stage of the "trial of the century".

Posted on 7 January 2015 | 9:10 pm

Oscar Pistorius murder trial lawyer goes viral

Oscar Pistorius's lawyer Barry Roux has emerged as the star of the athlete's murder trial, featuring in rap parodies and fake Twitter accounts.        

Posted on 6 January 2015 | 1:40 am

Oscar Pistorius trial: 10 questions the athlete must answer to avoid conviction

Oscar Pistorius is due to begin giving evidence in his own defence in a South Africa court this week, as the "trial of the century" enters its second act. The state has presented a compelling case that he killed Reeva Steenkamp in cold blood. Here are 10 questions Pistorius will need to answer if he is to avoid a murder conviction:        

Posted on 5 January 2015 | 5:01 pm