High Court More Than Doubles Oscar Pistorius Sentence

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Oscar Pistorius' prison sentence was more than doubled to 13 years and five months, the Associated Press reports. It was a surprisingly dramatic intervention by South Africa's Supreme Court of Appeals in the Olympic athlete's fate after the murder of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Justice Willie Seriti said a panel of judges unanimously upheld an appeal by prosecutors against Pistorius’ original six-year . . .

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