# oscar-pistorius - Today’s News
Earlier this week Pistorius’s family accused officials of bowing to “political and media hype” after the star’s release was again delayed.
# oscar-pistorius - Thursday 24 September, 2015
The 2015 William Hill Sports Book of the Year will be named on 26 November.
# oscar-pistorius - Monday 24 August, 2015
Barry and June Steenkamp say Oscar Pistorius killed their daughter tin a fit of rage.
# oscar-pistorius - Wednesday 19 August, 2015
The Olympian was scheduled to be released on Friday.
# oscar-pistorius - Tuesday 18 August, 2015
Pistorius was jailed last year after being convicted on a manslaughter charge. He’s due for release on Friday.
# oscar-pistorius - Thursday 13 August, 2015
It’s jail Oscar, but not as we know it – Pistorius freedom after 10 months makes a mockery of justice
The South African sentencing model may be an affront, but we would do well to remember the Irish system is equally flawed, writes criminologist John O’Keeffe.
He’s expected to be kept under house arrest with one hour of free time each day.
# oscar-pistorius - Monday 8 June, 2015
Reeva Steenkamp’s parents say “incarceration of 10 months for taking a life is simply not enough”.
# oscar-pistorius - Sunday 17 May, 2015
Oscar Pistorius could be out of jail in the summer.
# oscar-pistorius - Friday 13 March, 2015
The Paralympian had attempted to stop the appeal of his acquittal on murder charges.
# oscar-pistorius - Wednesday 10 December, 2014
The prosecution said in court today that the judge had misinterpreted a legal principle.
# oscar-pistorius - Tuesday 9 December, 2014
June said Reeva’s bags were packed to go on the night she was shot.
# oscar-pistorius - Monday 10 November, 2014
Under South African law the double-amputee could serve just 10 months in jail.
# oscar-pistorius - Monday 27 October, 2014
The next step is to file papers in court
# oscar-pistorius - Tuesday 21 October, 2014
Everybody’s talking about Irish Water, the apology to Justin Timberlake and how Ireland is a top spot for visitors next year…
The 27-year-old athlete was found guilty of the culpable homicide of Reeva Steenkamp.
He left behind four white roses and a bucket in the courtroom.
Pistorius won sprint gold medals at three Paralympic Games as well as competing in the 2012 London Olympics.
Pistorius was sentenced to five years in jail, but could be out in one sixth of that time.
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
He will be sentenced on Tuesday.
# oscar-pistorius - Wednesday 15 October, 2014
That’s what her cousin Kim Martin told the court today.
# oscar-pistorius - Tuesday 14 October, 2014
His sentencing hearing heard today that he offered the family $34,000.
Yesterday, a prison official recommended that he undertake community service, but this was rejected by the prosecutor.
# oscar-pistorius - Monday 13 October, 2014
A prison official recommended that the athlete be made clean a museum for 16 hours a month for the next three years.
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
June Steenkamp will write about her experience of the trial.
# oscar-pistorius - Saturday 13 September, 2014
“This verdict is not justice for Reeva. I just want the truth”.
Good morning! Here’s everything you need to know as the weekend starts…
# oscar-pistorius - Friday 12 September, 2014
Sentencing has been scheduled for 13 October.
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.
The former Olympian’s sentence could technically be left off with a fine and suspended sentence.
The athlete will find out today if he will be found guilty of culpable negligence or acquitted.
# oscar-pistorius - Thursday 11 September, 2014
But the 27-year-old athlete could still be guilty of culpable homicide.
There are three possible verdicts.
# oscar-pistorius - Friday 8 August, 2014
Everyone’s talking about US strikes on Iraq, a new weather warning, and an Irish woman charged over baby death.
Closing arguments were completed today.
# oscar-pistorius - Thursday 7 August, 2014
Everyone’s talking about Obama considering hitting Iraq, Russia’s ban on EU food, and Denis O’Brien…
The closing arguments are expected to last two days.
It’s Thursday – and here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.