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Prosecutors Seek to Extend Oscar Pistorius' 6-Year-Sentence, Calling it 'Shockingly Too Lenient'

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Prosecutors Seek to Extend Oscar Pistorius' 6-Year-Sentence, Calling it 'Shockingly Too Lenient'

Originally posted 07/21/2016 04:55PM

Criticizing the sentence as "shockingly too lenient," prosecutors in South Africa have signaled their desire to extend the six-year prison term given to former Olympic and Paralympic star Oscar Pistorius for the 2013 murder of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

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UpdatePosted 07/06/2016 05:45AM

Oscar Pistorius Sentenced to 6 Years in Prison for Murder of Girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

Originally posted 07/06/2016 05:25AM

Oscar Pistorius, the former Olympic and Paralympic star, has been sentenced to six years in prison for murder by a South African judge.

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WATCH: Oscar Pistorius Cries While Speaking Out About Girlfriend's Death: 'I Did Take Reeva's Life, and I Have to Live with It'

Originally posted 06/23/2016 12:45PM

Oscar Pistorius says he's willing to accept time behind bars for what he claims was the accidental shooting of his girlfriend in 2013, but denies he's guilty of premeditated murder.

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Oscar Pistorius Removes Artificial Legs in Court to Demonstrate He 'Was Vulnerable Because of His Disability,' Lawyer Argues

Originally posted 06/15/2016 06:30PM

At the behest of his defense team, Oscar Pistorious walked around a South African courtroom without help of his prostheses during his sentencing hearing for the 2013 murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Wednesday, according to multiple reports.

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Oscar Pistorius Released on $692 Bail After Murder Conviction in Death of Girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

Originally posted 12/08/2015 07:50AM

A South African judge on Tuesday released Oscar Pistorius on bail, allowing him to remain under house arrest while he awaits sentencing for the murder of girlfriendReeva Steenkamp, according to multiple reports.

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Oscar Pistorius Convicted of Murder of Girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp by South African Appeals Court

Originally posted 12/03/2015 07:50AM

A South Africa appeals court on Thursday convicted Olympian Oscar Pistorius of murder, overturning a lower court's conviction of manslaughter in the 2013 death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, according to multiple reports.

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Oscar Pistorius to Be Released from Jail in August After Serving 10 Months for Killing Girlfriend

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Oscar Pistorius to Be Released from Jail in August After Serving 10 Months for Killing Girlfriend

Originally posted 06/09/2015 07:50AM

Could Oscar Pistorius soon be a free man?

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Oscar Pistorius Sentenced to 5 Years in Prison | Oscar Pistorius

Oscar Pistorius Sentenced to 5 Years in Prison

Originally posted 10/21/2014 05:00AM

Oscar Pistorius was sentenced Tuesday to five years in prison for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp by a South African judge who cited the "gross negligence" he showed when he shot her multiple times through a toilet cubicle door in his home.

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Oscar Pistorius Faces Sentencing Starting Monday | Oscar Pistorius

Oscar Pistorius Faces Sentencing Starting Monday

Originally posted 10/12/2014 06:30PM

What kind of sentence will Oscar Pistorius get for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp?

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