Oscar Pistorious Jailed For 5 years

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South African Olympic athlete, Oscar Pistorius, has been handed a five year jail sentence for killing his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine’s day, 2013. Judge Thokozile Masipa cleared him of murder and found him guilty of culpable homicide. Pistorius had testified during his murder trial that he mistook Steenkamp for an intruder. He was also handed a three-year suspended sentence for a firearms charge. His family has no plans of appealing the judgement.

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