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Prison Sentence for Ex-Olympian Oscar Pistorius in Girlfriend's Death More Than Doubles

Disgraced former paralympian Oscar Pistorius will spend more than two times his original sentence stemming from the 2013 murder of his girlfriend. Pistorius, a double amputee, was originally sentenced to six years, which the court determined was too ‘lenient’ in the Valentin...

Oscar Pistorius sees sentence doubled

SOMERSET WEST, South Africa — 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 St...

Oscar Pistorius’ prison sentence increased

Prosecutors argued that the six-year term was ‘shockingly light’Pretoria: A South African court on Friday increased from six to 13 years and five months former Paralympian Oscar Pistorius’s prison sentence for murdering his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp.The Supreme Court of A...

Paralympian Oscar Pistorius' murder sentence more than doubled in new ruling

Paralympic athlete and convicted killer Oscar Pistorius will spend the next 13 years and five months behind bars after the South African Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) lengthened his jail sentence from six years to the maximum penalty. The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) tur...

Pistorius's jail term more than doubled

A South African court has increased Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius's jail sentence for killing his girlfriend to 13 years and five months. Prosecutors had argued that the six-year term for murd...

Oscar Pistorius prison sentence increased to 13 years by South African court

A South African court on Friday increased to 13 years and five months paralympian Oscar Pistorius's prison sentence for killing his girlfriend A South African court on Friday increased to 13 yea...

Oscar Pistorius' prison sentence doubled

Pretoria, Nov 24 (IANS): A South African court on Friday increased to 13 years and five months paralympian Oscar Pistorius's prison sentence for killing his girlfriend. Prosecutors had argued th...

Progressive groups call on Democratic Senator Al Franken to resign amid groping allegations

Progressive groups call for Democratic Senator Al Franken to resign ...

Brooks Will Stick with Roy Moore

Rep. Mo Brooks (R-AL) told the Birmingham News that he is sticking with Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations, arguing that the conservative agenda i...

Anthony Kennedy to stay on Supreme Court

Monday was a busy day for the Supreme Court. On the justices’ final work day until fall, they issued rulings or otherwise made news in cases involving school choice, religious liberty, birth ce...

Krauthammer: 'Implausible' That Comey Was Fired Over Clinton Comments Last Year

Charles Krauthammer reacted to the firing of FBI Director James Comey, saying that the Trump administration's stated reasoning for his termination is implausible. "According to the letter by the...

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