South African police replaced the lead detective on the Oscar Pistorius case on Thursday, after it emerged that the initial investigator faced attempted murder charges. Pistorius is charged with murdering his girlfriend.
Paralympic and Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius is back in court in Pretoria on Monday after he was convicted of the manslaughter of Reeva Steenkamp. It could take several days for the sentencing to be announced.
The South African judge in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial has ruled out premeditated murder but is due to decide on Friday whether the double-amputee is guilty of culpable homicide.
South Africa’s prosecuting authority says it was disappointed by the verdict on Paralympics sprinter Oscar Pistorius. He’s been found guilty of culpable homicide and will be sentenced in October.
The high-profile trial of Oscar Pistorius has been adjourned until October when he will be sentenced. A Pretoria court found him guilty of manslaughter, but not murder.
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