1. Oscar Pistorius Prosecutors Granted Appeal, Will Argue for Murder Conviction

    Judge Thokozile Masipa has granted prosecutors leave to appeal the culpable homicide conviction recently handed to Oscar Pistorius case, bringing the South African athlete back ...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 6 months ago 3,776 reads 4 comments

  2. Pistorius, Phelps, Solo and the Danger of Turning Champions into Heroes

    Every four years, but for a brief fortnight, a handful of world-class athletes convene from all reaches of the globe to capture our hearts, enrich our lives and inspire us with wondrous feats of strength and speed...

    Dan Levy Written by Dan Levy about 7 months ago 3,058 reads 6 comments

  3. Oscar Pistorius Sentenced to 5 Years in Prison: Latest Details and Comments

    Oscar Pistorius is currently serving a five-year prison term for the crime of culpable homicide after he shot and killed girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Continue for updates. Updates from Tuesday, Nov...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 7 months ago 45,535 reads 104 comments

  4. Oscar Pistorius Trial: Live Stream and Latest News from Sentencing Verdict

    Oscar Pistorius returned to court on Tuesday, where he was sentenced to five years in prison for the crime of culpable homicide after he shot and killed Reeva Steenkamp...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 7 months ago 21,801 reads 7 comments

  5. Oscar Pistorius Trial: Live Stream and Latest Updates on Athlete's Sentencing

    Updates from Friday, Oct. 17 Prosecutor Gerrie Nel called on Judge Thokozile Masipa to sentence Oscar Pistorius to 10 years in prison as both the State and the defence issued their closing arguments on Friday...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 7 months ago 22,604 reads 5 comments

  6. Oscar Pistorius Trial: Live Stream and Latest News on Track Star's Sentencing

    Updates from Wednesday, Oct. 15 Reeva Steenkamp's cousin, Kim Martin, reduced the court to tears on Wednesday as she described how Oscar Pistorius "ruined our family" when he shot and killed his girlfriend on Feb...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 8 months ago 17,348 reads 9 comments

  7. Oscar Pistorius Found Guilty of Culpable Homicide: Latest Verdict Details

    Oscar Pistorius , a South African sprint runner and double below-knee amputee, was found guilty of culpable homicide Friday for shooting and killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 9 months ago 86,933 reads 116 comments

  8. Oscar Pistorius Found Not Guilty of Murder: Latest Verdict Details and Comments

    South African Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius has been found not guilty of murder for his involvement in the death of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 9 months ago 84,109 reads 146 comments

  9. Oscar Pistorius Trial: Live Stream and Latest News on Closing Arguments

    Updates from Friday, Aug. 8 Oscar Pistorius ' defence team delivered its crucial closing arguments on Friday, less than 24 hours after prosecutor Gerrie Nel told the court ...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 10 months ago 14,549 reads 5 comments

  10. Oscar Pistorius Trial: Live Stream and Latest Updates on Reeva Steenkamp Case

    Updates from Tuesday, July 15 Pistorius was reportedly involved in an altercation at a night club over the weekend, according to the BBC ...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 11 months ago 12,127 reads 2 comments

  11. Oscar Pistorius Trial Resumes: Live Stream, Latest News on Reeva Steenkamp Case

    Updates from Thursday, July 3 The trial of Oscar Pistorius will resume on Monday, July 7, after a day in which prosecutor Gerrie Nel entered into a spiky exchange with the person who is expected to be the defence's last witness...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 11 months ago 13,877 reads 6 comments