South African Paralympic star allowed out on parole after a year behind bars for killing his girlfriend, officials say.
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- 3 March, 2016 South African athlete Pistorius denied bid to appeal The Olympian can now be sentenced to at least 15 years in jail for the murder of his girlfriend.Powered by WPeMatico
- 24 November, 2017 Pistorius: From Olympic glory to jail for murder Johannesburg (AFP) - A South African appeals court on Friday more than doubled Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius' sentence for murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, bringing it up to 13 years and five months.
- 12 December, 2017 Oscar Pistorius bruised in a jail fight over telephone use JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Olympian Oscar Pistorius, in jail for murdering his girlfriend, was bruised in an altercation with another inmate over telephone use, a South African prison spokesman confirmed Tuesday.
- 12 December, 2017 Pistorius injured in prison brawl over phone Former Paralympic champion and convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius has been injured in a prison brawl over the use of a public phone, a South African official said on Tuesday. The double amputee -- who is serving a 13-year jail term for the murder of ...