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#Oscar Pistorius

# oscar-pistorius - Monday 8 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Anger as Pistorius to be freed on parole after 10 months behind bars Steenkamp

Anger as Pistorius to be freed on parole after 10 months behind bars

Reeva Steenkamp’s parents say “incarceration of 10 months for taking a life is simply not enough”.

# oscar-pistorius - Sunday 17 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Reeva Steenkamp’s mother says her daughter’s life is worth more than 10 months in jail Release Date

Reeva Steenkamp’s mother says her daughter’s life is worth more than 10 months in jail

Oscar Pistorius could be out of jail in the summer.

# oscar-pistorius - Friday 13 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Green-lighted appeal could mean more jail time for Pistorius Not Over Yet

Green-lighted appeal could mean more jail time for Pistorius

The Paralympian had attempted to stop the appeal of his acquittal on murder charges.

# oscar-pistorius - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Manslaughter charge for Oscar Pistorius could be upgraded to murder Culpable Homicide

Manslaughter charge for Oscar Pistorius could be upgraded to murder

The prosecution said in court today that the judge had misinterpreted a legal principle.

# oscar-pistorius - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Mother of Reeva Steenkamp shocked over Paddy Power offering odds on trial Improper

Mother of Reeva Steenkamp shocked over Paddy Power offering odds on trial

June said Reeva’s bags were packed to go on the night she was shot.

# oscar-pistorius - Monday 10 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Pistorius appeal hearing set for next month Conviction

Pistorius appeal hearing set for next month

Under South African law the double-amputee could serve just 10 months in jail.

# oscar-pistorius - Monday 27 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Prosecutors to appeal Oscar Pistorius verdict and sentencing South Africa

Prosecutors to appeal Oscar Pistorius verdict and sentencing

The next step is to file papers in court

# oscar-pistorius - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Everybody’s talking about Irish Water, the apology to Justin Timberlake and how Ireland is a top spot for visitors next year…

From TheJournal.ie Oscar Pistorius jailed for 5 years for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp Culpable Homicide

Oscar Pistorius jailed for 5 years for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

The 27-year-old athlete was found guilty of the culpable homicide of Reeva Steenkamp.

From TheJournal.ie Oscar Pistorius leaves court dock to spend his first night in jail South Africa

Oscar Pistorius leaves court dock to spend his first night in jail

He left behind four white roses and a bucket in the courtroom.

Pistorius banned from defending Paralympic gold medals in Rio in 2016

Pistorius won sprint gold medals at three Paralympic Games as well as competing in the 2012 London Olympics.

From TheJournal.ie Oscar Pistorius ‘could be out of jail in 10 months’ Guilty

Oscar Pistorius ‘could be out of jail in 10 months’

Pistorius was sentenced to five years in jail, but could be out in one sixth of that time.

From TheJournal.ie 10 years in jail or house arrest? Oscar Pistorius will be sentenced today for killing his girlfriend Sentencing

10 years in jail or house arrest? Oscar Pistorius will be sentenced today for killing his girlfriend

Correctional services have denied reports that they were already preparing a cell for Pistorius in a high-security section of Pretoria Central Prison.

# oscar-pistorius - Friday 17 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Prosecutor says Pistorius should spend at least 10 years behind bars Pistorius

Prosecutor says Pistorius should spend at least 10 years behind bars

He will be sentenced on Tuesday.

# oscar-pistorius - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Reeva Steenkamp’s killing “ruined our whole family” South Africa

Reeva Steenkamp’s killing “ruined our whole family”

That’s what her cousin Kim Martin told the court today.

# oscar-pistorius - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Reeva Steenkamp’s family rejected “blood money” from Pistorius Sentencing

Reeva Steenkamp’s family rejected “blood money” from Pistorius

His sentencing hearing heard today that he offered the family $34,000.

From TheJournal.ie Court to spend second day deciding how Pistorius should be sentenced South Africa

Court to spend second day deciding how Pistorius should be sentenced

Yesterday, a prison official recommended that he undertake community service, but this was rejected by the prosecutor.

# oscar-pistorius - Monday 13 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Community service suggested for ‘broken man’ Oscar Pistorius South Africa

Community service suggested for ‘broken man’ Oscar Pistorius

A prison official recommended that the athlete be made clean a museum for 16 hours a month for the next three years.

From TheJournal.ie Pistorius could get 15 years in one of South Africa’s brutal prisons or dodge jail altogether Court

Pistorius could get 15 years in one of South Africa’s brutal prisons or dodge jail altogether

He’s back in court for pre-sentencing arguments after he was convicted of culpable homicide in the killing of his girlfriend.

# oscar-pistorius - Friday 19 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Mum of Reeva Steenkamp to publish “insider” book on Pistorius trial Pistorius

Mum of Reeva Steenkamp to publish “insider” book on Pistorius trial

June Steenkamp will write about her experience of the trial.

# oscar-pistorius - Saturday 13 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Oscar Pistorius verdict is not justice, says Reeva Steenkamp’s family Trial

Oscar Pistorius verdict is not justice, says Reeva Steenkamp’s family

“This verdict is not justice for Reeva. I just want the truth”.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Saturday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Good morning! Here’s everything you need to know as the weekend starts…

# oscar-pistorius - Friday 12 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Oscar Pistorius found guilty of culpable homicide South Africa

Oscar Pistorius found guilty of culpable homicide

Sentencing has been scheduled for 13 October.

We’ll Leave It There So: Pistorius found guilty, McIlroy’s tee shot pocketed and today’s sport

Meanwhile, Ulster, Munster and Connacht are in Pro12 action tonight, there are FAI Cup quarter-finals and a former Allstar has retired from intercounty football.

From TheJournal.ie Here’s how long Oscar Pistorius’s prison sentence could be Culpable Homicide

Here’s how long Oscar Pistorius’s prison sentence could be

The former Olympian’s sentence could technically be left off with a fine and suspended sentence.

From TheJournal.ie Oscar Pistorius: The Verdict South Africa

Oscar Pistorius: The Verdict

The athlete will find out today if he will be found guilty of culpable negligence or acquitted.

# oscar-pistorius - Thursday 11 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Oscar Pistorius found not guilty of both premeditated murder and murder South Africa

Oscar Pistorius found not guilty of both premeditated murder and murder

But the 27-year-old athlete could still be guilty of culpable homicide.

From TheJournal.ie It’s D-Day for Oscar Pistorius. Here’s how the verdict will play out: Guilty Or Not Guilty

It’s D-Day for Oscar Pistorius. Here’s how the verdict will play out:

There are three possible verdicts.

# oscar-pistorius - Friday 8 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Friday Evening Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

Everyone’s talking about US strikes on Iraq, a new weather warning, and an Irish woman charged over baby death.

From TheJournal.ie The verdict in the Oscar Pistorius trial will be delivered on 11 September Pistorius

The verdict in the Oscar Pistorius trial will be delivered on 11 September

Closing arguments were completed today.

# oscar-pistorius - Thursday 7 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Everyone’s talking about Obama considering hitting Iraq, Russia’s ban on EU food, and Denis O’Brien…

From TheJournal.ie Oscar Pistorius described as a deceitful witness who has ‘anxiety on call’ On Trial

Oscar Pistorius described as a deceitful witness who has ‘anxiety on call’

The closing arguments are expected to last two days.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Thursday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

It’s Thursday – and here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

# oscar-pistorius - Saturday 2 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Oscar Pistorius’ brother ‘badly hurt’ after head-on car crash South Africa

Oscar Pistorius’ brother ‘badly hurt’ after head-on car crash

Carl Pistorius was acquitted last year of culpable homicide and reckless driving.

# oscar-pistorius - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Oscar Pistorius denies he was drunk during nightclub row Sober As A Judge

Oscar Pistorius denies he was drunk during nightclub row

His family claim he was approached by a man who taunted him about his trial.

# oscar-pistorius - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday News Fix This post contains videos

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Everyone’s talking about Garth Brooks, the cabinet reshuffle and Google smartphones for robots…

From TheJournal.ie “We close the case for the defence.” – It’s down to closing arguments in the Pistorius trial On Trial

“We close the case for the defence.” – It’s down to closing arguments in the Pistorius trial

The trial will break until 7 August when both sides will make their last arguments.

# oscar-pistorius - Monday 7 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Australian TV network defends showing Pistorius shooting video Shock Video

Australian TV network defends showing Pistorius shooting video

The dramatic video shows Pistorius walking on his stumps, screaming and crying for help.

# oscar-pistorius - Thursday 3 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday

Everyone’s talking about Ruairí Quinn, Arthur’s Day and Israel-Palestine tensions.

# oscar-pistorius - Monday 30 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Monday Take Five

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

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