Oscar Pistorius Bail Hearing Update

Publication Date:
20 February 2013
South Africa, Legal and Judicial Affairs

Embattled South African Olympian Oscar Pistorius was back in a Pretoria courtroom on Wednesday for a second day of bail hearings in connection with the tragic shooting death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. VOA's Anita Powell gives an update to VOA's Ndimyake Mwakalyelye.


Will Oscar Pistorius Get Bail?

Oscar Pistorius made history when he joined the men's 400m heats as the first amputee to take part in an Olympics track event.

On day three of the Paralympian's bail hearing Prosecuter Gerrie Nel has said that Pistorius has failed to provide exceptional circumstances as to why he should be granted bail. ... Read more »