Haile Gebrselassie says the athlete will face a minimum of 3-years. Geb also talks about the Russian ban and argues for their return to the sport.
Prison logistics, shoes without shoelaces and a treadmill that wouldn't stay on for longer than an hour at a time were just a few of the obsicles Keith Giroux had to overcome.
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His brother denies that he intentionally hurt himself.
Most observers expect a lengthy prison term, from 8 to 15 years.
Kitchens barricaded himself in his home after threatening to harm himself and his family.
A man contacted the family asking for payments for "evidence" that would help Pistorius, but when the family refused he threatened to have Pistorius killed in jail.
His defense team wanted to demonstrate his "vulnerability" as they argue for community service and house arrest rather than jail time. *AP article
*Judge Announces Pistorius Won't Be Sentenced Until July 6th Prosecutors are pushing for the minimum 15-year sentence.
Barry Steenkamp gave an emotional testimony where he said his wife had forgiven Pistorius, but "forgiving doesn't exonerate you from the crime."
The psychologist argued Pistorius should be in a hospital rather than a jail saying, "Mr Pistorius' condition has worsened since 2014. despondent and lethargic, disinvested, and leaves his future in the hands of God".
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Pistorius is going back to jail, the question is for how long?
In the interview which will air June 24th, Pistorius talks about the shooting, the court case, his relationship with Reeva, the allegations of his previous abusive behaviour and his previous use of firearms.
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The case could last through Friday and minimum sentence is 15-years, although it could be reduced for time served and "mitigating factors."
Pistorius faces a minimum 15-year jail sentence.
Lauren Jeska is now in custody and charged with attempted murder.
Pistorius will now face re-sentencing and faces up to 15-years in prison.
Pistorius is under house arrest while the Constitutional Court decides if it will hear his appeal. Sentencing on the upgraded murder conviction is scheduled for April 18.
The restitution order is symbolic as he is in jail with no money to pay.
Now a decision will be made if the case will go to the Constitutional Court.