The 29-year-old gold medalist, known as the "Blade Runner," is awaiting sentencing for her murder on July 6.
Disgraced Olympian Oscar Pistorius has finally come forward with details on the brutal murder of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, in his first-ever television interview. In a shocking new interview with… READ ON
Oscar Pistorius, the double amputee Olympic track star who was convicted in the shooting death of his late girlfriend, believes she would not want him to be imprisoned for the crime. Pistorius, who is awaiting sentencing for killing Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine’s Day 2013 in South Africa, was found guilty of murder in March. He […]
Reeva Steenkamp wouldn't want Oscar Pistorius behind bars for long—according to Oscar Pistorius. In his first TV interview since killing the model in his Pretoria apartment on Valentine's Day 2013, the 29-year-old former Olympian says he deserves a prison sentence but doesn't want to "waste my life" in jail....
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Disgraced Olympic hero Oscar Pistorius took off his prosthetic legs in a South African court on Wednesday in an attempt to elicit sympathy from the judges deciding his fate. Pistorius shot and killed his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, in his home on Valentines Day in 2013. In 2014 he was convicted of culpable homicide, the South […]
Oscar Pistorius, facing a possible 15 years in jail for murder, hobbled tearfully across a Pretoria courtroom Wednesday in a final desperate bid to avoid a long prison term for the fatal shooting of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp. The former Olympic athlete’s defense used the demonstration to...
Come on! Oscar Pistorius has removed his prosthetic legs in court as part of his defence team’s argument that the double-amputee athlete deserves leniency when he is sentenced on 6 July. The athlete, who is facing a minimum of 15
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Wednesday marked a very difficult day in court for Oscar Pistorius — also known as the "Blade Runner" from the London 2012 Summer Olympics – as he removed his artificial legs and walked on his stubs! As you remember, the paralympian was convicted in 2014 of shooting and killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentines day [...]
The Paralympic athlete could face at least 15 years in prison for the murder of his girlfriend in 2013.
Oscar Pistorius walked without his prosthetic legs in a Pretoria, South Africa, court Wednesday to demonstrate how vulnerable he is without them -- an attempt to avoid a long prison sentence for murder. The 29-year-old Paralympian gold...Show More Summary
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In a move that appeared calculated to elicit sympathy and a lighter sentence, convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius removed his prosthetic legs and hobbled across a courtroom on his stumps on Wednesday. The double-amputee and former Paralympic athlete — once known as "the fastest man on no legs" — walked without his prosthetics in an apparent bid […]
Oscar Pistorius tried in vain in March to appeal his conviction before South Africa's highest court in the 2013 murder of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, and so he made a last-ditch effort Wednesday to avoid a lengthy prison sentence: He took off his artificial legs, Reuters reports. Pistorius lawyer Barry Roux...
Oscar Pistorius removed his prosthesis, walked on his stumps and cried before the Judge in a South African court during the Reeva Steenkamp hearing, which will determine his sentence for her alleged murder in 2013. The former Paralympic faces at least 15 years in jail and reportedly, the latest dramatic gesture in court is an... Show More Summary
The saga of the Oscar Pistorius case continues: in the middle of Wednesday’s resentencing hearing on charges that he murdered girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, the runner’s defense attorneys directed him in court to remove his prosthetic legs. Pistorius then walked through the courtroom on his residual limbs. Read more...
A sentence in the legal case of Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius will be handed down in July, according to media reports.