On nov 24, 2017, former olympic athlete oscar pistorius' sentence was more than doubled for the murder of his girlfriend reeva steenkamp in 2013. Oscar pistorius’ prison sentence was more than doubled to 13 years and five months on friday, a surprisingly dramatic intervention by south africa’s supreme court of appeal in the olympic athlete’s fate after the murder of girlfriend reeva steenkamp in an announcement that took a matter of. Oscar pistorius' prison sentence more than doubled south africa's supreme court of appeals increases prison sentence for former olympic sprinter to 13 years and five months for the murder of girlfriend reeva steenkamp. Oscar pistorius' prison sentence was more than doubled to 13 years and five months for the killing of his girlfriend reeva steenkamp. Oscar pistorius was sentenced to six years in prison wednesday for the 2013 murder of his girlfriend reeva steenkamp the former olympic runner had faced a mandatory prison term of at least 15 years. Olympian sprinter oscar pistorius posing next to his girlfriend reeva steenkamp at melrose arch in johannesburg on january 26, 2013 (waldo swiegers/afp/getty images). Former paralympic champion and convicted murderer oscar pistorius has been injured in a prison brawl over the use of a public phone the double amputee — who is serving a 13-year jail term for the murder of his girlfriend reeva steenkamp — was left with a bruise after “an altercation with. Oscar pistorius and his late model girlfriend reeva steenkamp in november 2012 credit: lucky nxumalo/afp.
Pistorius's prison sentence for murdering girlfriend reeva steenkamp in 2013 has been reportedly extended to 15 years, minus time served. Pistorius claims he shot steenkamp by mistake thinking she was a night-time intruder behind a toilet door in his bathroom mr nel accused pistorius of shooting steenkamp through the toilet door with his 9mm pistol as the couple argued in the early hours of valentine's day last year. In 2013, pistorius shot and killed steenkamp in his home, claiming he thought she was an intruder charlie shoemaker/getty images news/getty images pistorius and steenkamp had been dating for four months at the time of the shooting.
Pretoria, south africa-- a south african judge sentenced oscar pistorius on wednesday to six years in prison for murdering his girlfriend, reeva steenkamp, in his home on valentine's day 2013 the double-amputee former paralympian and olympian hugged family as he arrived at the pretoria courtroom. Oscar pistorius trial news reeva steenkamp can ‘rest in peace' after the paralympian was convicted of killing his girlfriend reeva steenkamp on valentine.
Former olympic and paralympic star oscar pistorius, who has been in jail since 2013 for the killing of his girlfriend reeva steenkamp, lost his appeal to have his 15-year sentence reduced by south africa’s highest court, according to multiple reports “this is the end of the road,” national. Steenkamp: from law student to cover girl – south african model reeva steenkamp died in february 2013 after she was shot at the home of her boyfriend, olympic sprinter oscar pistorius she was 29 pistorius has been found guilty of the murder, after south africa's supreme court overturned the previous conviction of culpable homicide. Pistorius told the court steenkamp warned him that first night that people would “talk he said the morning after their first date there was a media frenzy, and steenkamp, 29, began receiving “hate mail” from people comparing her to miss taylor. A day of love ended in shocking tragedy for reeva steenkamp oscar pistorius ' girlfriend was killed early thursday, valentine's day, after the double-amputee sprinter reportedly mistook her for an intruder at his home in south africa and allegedly shot her to death but just a day before, the 30.
Warren lahoud was reeva steenkamp’s boyfriend before she dated oscar pistorius, who is charged with her murder lahoud said he met reeva two days before her death, for a coffee in innocent circumstances. Double-amputee olympian oscar pistorius' sentence for the murder of girlfriend reeva steenkamp was extended to 13 years and five months by a court on friday south africa's supreme court of appeal increased the sprinter's prison term after prosecutors successfully argued that his original sentence.
Oscar pistorius' prison sentence has been more than doubled to 13 years and five months, in a surprisingly dramatic intervention by south africa's supreme court of appeal in the olympic athlete's fate after the murder of girlfriend reeva steenkamp in an announcement that took a matter of minutes. As parent and human being my heart has gone out to the steenkamp and pistorius bars for even longer for the murder of his girlfriend reeva steenkamp.
Oscar pistorius will be serving an additional 13 years in prison, after a south african court increased the double-amputee and former olympic athlete's sentence for the murder of his girlfriend reeva steenkamp in 2016, a judge sentenced pistorius to six years in prison for shooting steenkamp. Oscar pistorius has been jailed for the killing of reeva steenkamp, the model, law graduate and domestic violence campaigner. The family of murdered girlfriend reeva steenkamp say the ruling means she can now rest in peace.