Oscar Pistorius Released to House Arrest

Oscar Pistorius Released to House Arrest

Former Olympian and double-amputee Oscar Pistorius has been released to house arrest from a South African prison on Monday, Oct. 19, 2015. His release comes a day earlier than expected and Pistorius’ prison sentence was less than one year of incarceration for shooting and killing his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, in 2013. In Sept. 2014, the […]

Oscar Pistorius Will Walk Out of Jail After Serving Just 10 Months

Oscar Pistorius Will Walk Out of Jail After Serving Just 10 Months

It has been confirmed that Oscar Pistorius will be walking out of jail after serving just 10 months instead of his entire five-year sentence for killing his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp. South African prison authorities have said that Pistorius will be released on August 21, 2015 from jail on probation. He had shot his girlfriend at […]

Oscar Pistorius: Murder or Mistaken Identity?

Oscar Pistorius: Murder or Mistaken Identity?

Oscar Pistorius has never denied responsibility for killing his girlfriend, model and law graduate Reeva Steenkamp, on Feb. 14, 2013. The central question that remains unanswered is whether the Olympian’s killing of Steenkamp was premeditated murder or a case of mistaken identity. Prosecutors contend that the world-renown athlete’s actions were deliberate in the aftermath of […]