Tag: Reeva Steenkamp


Oscar Pistorius loses final appeal in murder trial: Reports

Oscar Pistorius officially has been dealt the final blow in his case.  According to court documents obtained by The Daily News, Pistorius's 13 year sentence for his   part in the death of his former girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.   A South African court handed down the ruling, despite, Oscar's several attempts. to  appeal the ultimate verdict. Pistorius will reportedly be available and eligible for parole as of 2023. He has. exhausted all possible appeals.
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Oscar Pistorius ‘s prison sentence doubled

PRETORIA, SOUTH AFRICA --   Bad news for Oscar Pistorius, who, is now set to serve 13 years and 5 months in prison for the murder of former girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.   Pistorius, killed Steenkamp in the pre dawn hours of Valentines Day 2013 claiming he mistook her for an intruder.  On Friday, a High Court judge doubled his sentence to 13 years after an appeals decision was upheld in South Africa's highest court. Pistorious, turned 31 on Wednesday.
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