Oscar Pistorius to Be Released from Jail in August After Serving 10 Months for Killing Girlfriend

Could Oscar Pistorius soon be a free man?

The double-amputee Olympian was sentenced to five years in prison last October after he was found guilty of culpable homicide for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine’s Day in 2013.

Oscar Pistorius Sentenced to 5 Years in Prison

Oscar Pistorius was sentenced Tuesday to five years in prison for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp by a South African judge who cited the “gross negligence” he showed when he shot her multiple times through a toilet cubicle door in his home.

Oscar Pistorius Faces Sentencing Starting Monday

Oscar Pistorius Guilty of Culpable Homicide in Reeva Steenkamp Killing

Oscar Pistorius on Friday in a South Africa courtroom was found guilty of culpable homicide, or negligent killing, in the shooting death of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

In her lengthy review that began Thursday, Judge Thokozile Masipa found Pisotirus not guilty of murder and premeditated murder.

Oscar Pistorius Verdict Due Thursday: The Countdown Begins

The judge in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial remained silent through months of court proceedings that caught the attention of the world.

On Thursday, however, she’ll deliver a judgment that brings her to the forefront.

Oscar Pistorius Not Mentally Ill When He Killed Girlfriend: Experts

Judge Orders Oscar Pistorius to Undergo Psychiatric Tests, Delaying Trial

Oscar Pistorius Suffers Anxiety Disorder, Psychiatrist Says

Oscar Pistorius has an anxiety disorder that may have contributed to the fatal shooting of his girlfriend, an expert testified at his murder trial Monday, prompting the chief prosecutor to say the double-amputee Olympian should be placed under psychiatric observation.

The judge has not yet ruled on prosecutor Gerrie Nel’s application that the court considers a period of mental evaluation for the world-famous runner.

Oscar Pistorius Trial: Witness Testifies Olympian Was 'Asking God to Help' After Shooting Reeva Steenkamp

Oscar Pistorius's Grueling Testimony: Will Contradictions Doom Him?

There was a barrage of questions. Followed by another. And another.

For five long days, prosecutor Gerrie Nel relentlessly hammered Oscar Pistorius with blistering questions. Nel – nicknamed “The Pitbull” for his tough reputation and courtroom style – confronted Pistorius with contradictions in his testimony, trying to get him to admit that he intentionally killed girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp after a heated argument.

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