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Jailed Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius moved to `special needs` prison

Jailed Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius moved to `special needs` prison

In July, Pistorius, 29, was given a six-year jail term after an appeals court upgraded his manslaughter conviction to murder.

South Africa to appeal Oscar Pistorius murder sentence again

South Africa to appeal Oscar Pistorius murder sentence again

The jail term was less than half the 15-years sought by prosecutors, who said Pistorius had shown no remorse for the 2013 shooting.

From Olympic glory to jail: Oscar Pistorius' bid to challenge six-year jail term fails

From Olympic glory to jail: Oscar Pistorius' bid to challenge six-year jail term fails

Pistorius bursts into tears as he is charged, denying murder "in the strongest terms".

Convicted paralympian Oscar Pistorius put on suicide watch: Reports

Convicted paralympian Oscar Pistorius put on suicide watch: Reports

The 29-year-old double-amputee, who is being held at the Kgosi Mampuru II Prison in Pretoria.

Oscar Pistorius treated for minor wrist injuries: Prison service

Oscar Pistorius treated for minor wrist injuries: Prison service

According to the South African weekly City Press, citing another inmate at the prison, Pistorius had to go to hospital after intentionally slitting his wrists.

Oscar Pistorius: Prosecutors seek longer sentence for tainted Paralympian

Oscar Pistorius: Prosecutors seek longer sentence for tainted Paralympian

Pistorius shot Steenkamp, a model and law graduate, in the early hours of Valentine`s Day in 2013, saying he mistook her for a burglar when he fired four times through the door of his bedroom toilet.

'Oscar Pistorius could compete in 2020 Paralympics'

'Oscar Pistorius could compete in 2020 Paralympics'

'There exists no rule which debars the six-time Paralympic gold medal winner from representing his nation anymore.'

Oscar Pistorius' sister `grateful` for judge's sentencing decision

Oscar Pistorius' sister `grateful` for judge's sentencing decision

Judge Thokozile Masipa said she had considered both aggravating and mitigating factors.

Lesser known facts about blade runner Oscar Pistorius

Lesser known facts about blade runner Oscar Pistorius

Oscar only uses the blades for running​, rest of the time he uses prosthetic legs.

Oscar Pistorius jailed for six years for murdering girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

Oscar Pistorius jailed for six years for murdering girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

The original trial judge, Thokozile Masipa, will delivered the sentence.
 

Paralympian Oscar Pistorius arrives in court for sentencing on murder conviction

Paralympian Oscar Pistorius arrives in court for sentencing on murder conviction

The state says he has shown no remorse and has called for him to receive no less than the minimum 15-year sentence for murder.

WATCH: Oscar Pistorius removes prosthetic legs, walks on stumps during hearing

WATCH: Oscar Pistorius removes prosthetic legs, walks on stumps during hearing

As Pistorius struggled to stand still in front of the judge, and in the glare of live television coverage, a cameraman had to step forward to support him.

''Blade runner'' Oscar Pistorius sobs as he walks through court on stumps

''Blade runner'' Oscar Pistorius sobs as he walks through court on stumps

Pistorius is facing a minimum of 15 years behind bars for the murder of his 29-year-old girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, on Valentine`s Day three years ago.

Oscar Pistorius 'must pay' says Reeva Steenkamp's father

Oscar Pistorius 'must pay' says Reeva Steenkamp's father

In March, Pistorius's lawyers failed to reverse an appeal judgement that upgraded his original conviction from culpable homicide -- the equivalent of manslaughter -- to murder.

Oscar Pistorius faces lengthy jail term for lover`s murder

Oscar Pistorius faces lengthy jail term for lover`s murder

South African Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius on Monday enters the final stretch of a protracted legal battle that could see him back in jail for murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp three years ago.

South African court rejects Oscar Pistorius right to appeal murder conviction

South African court rejects Oscar Pistorius right to appeal murder conviction

The Supreme Court of Appeal upgraded Pistorius`s conviction to murder in December.

South African prosecutors oppose Oscar Pistorius' final appeal

South African prosecutors oppose Oscar Pistorius' final appeal

The SCA judges last month described Oscar​'s testimony at his trial in 2014 as "untruthful".

Blade Runner Oscar Pistorius accuses Supreme Court of Appeal of 'discrimination'

Blade Runner Oscar Pistorius accuses Supreme Court of Appeal of 'discrimination'

Pistorius, popularly known as the "Blade Runner," was found guilty of murder last year after being convicted of killing his girlfriend and model Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day in 2013.

Oscar Pistorius - bailed, tagged and free to roam

Oscar Pistorius - bailed, tagged and free to roam

He faces a minimum 15-year sentence for shooting Steenkamp in a case that has fascinated and divided South Africa.

South African court grants Oscar Pistorius bail after murder conviction

South African court grants Oscar Pistorius bail after murder conviction

The Supreme Court last Thursday upgraded the 29-year-old athlete`s sentence to murder from culpable homicide.