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Oscar Pistorius murder trial

article 11 September 2014 World, South Africa
Oscar Pistorius cleared of murder
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Judge Thokozile Masipa finds Oscar Pistorius not guilty of murdering his girlfriend after a six-month trial, but appears to be leaning towards a verdict of culpable homicide, or manslaughter.

article 21 October 2014 World, South Africa
Oscar Pistorius sentenced - latest updates
Oscar Pistorius outside court

Oscar Pistorius is sentenced to five years in prison for the culpable homicide (manslaughter) of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

video 10 September 2014 World, South Africa
Oscar Pistorius: the trial in 90 seconds - video

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As "blade runner" Oscar Pistorius waits for the verdict, Channel 4 News looks back over the key moments of his trial for the alleged murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

article 06 May 2014 South Africa
Oscar Pistorius murder trial: most dramatic moments so far
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As the Oscar Pistorius murder trial resumes in Pretoria, Channel 4 News charts the twists and turns and looks at how the disabled sports star's case fares under the weight of evidence so far.

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article 03 December 2015 World, South Africa
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Oscar Pistorius guilty of murder of Reeva Steenkamp

A South African appeal court finds the athlete known as the "Blade Runner" guilty of murdering Reeva Steenkamp after "an error in law" in the original trial.

article 20 October 2015 World, South Africa
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Oscar Pistorius under house arrest after prison release

South African athlete Oscar Pistorius is released under house arrest one year into a five-year sentence for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

article 08 June 2015 World
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Oscar Pistorius to be freed by the end of August

The disgraced athlete, currently serving a five-year prison sentence for the culpable homicide of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, will be released on parole after only 10 months, says a family member.

video 09 December 2014 World

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Judge delays decision on Pistorius sentence appeal - video

Prosecutors have sought an appeal on a "shockingly light" sentece against Oscar Pistorius. The paralympian was jailed for five years for the culpable homicide of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

article 21 October 2014 World, South Africa
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Pistorius gets five years - but may serve less than one

Oscar Pistorius is given five years in prison in a sentence the judge hoped was "fair and just both to society and the accused". But legal experts say he may serve just 10 or 20 months in jail.

article 15 October 2014 World, South Africa
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Is this the most dramatic moment in Pistorius sentencing?

Reeva Steenkamp's cousin cries while testifying about how she first heard on a car radio that Oscar Pistorius had shot and killed his girlfriend.