Pistorius jailed for 6 years for murder of girlfriend

By REUTERS
July 6, 2016 11:45

PRETORIA - South African Paralympic gold medallist Oscar Pistorius was taken to jail immediately on Wednesday after being sentenced to serve six years for the 2013 murder of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp.

The state had called for him to receive no less than the prescribed minimum 15-year sentence for murder.


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