Oscar Pistorius

South Africa

Why "Blade Runner" Pistorius just had his murder sentence doubled

The 31-year-old former sprinter was not in the Bloemfontein court to hear a unanimous decision handed down by five judges on the Supreme Court of Appeal.
David Gilbert
11.24.17
crime

The Countries Where Men Are More Likely to Get Light Sentences for Killing Women

As Oscar Pistorius is sentenced to just six years in jail for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, Broadly asks the burning question: Where else can men murder their partners and go unpunished?
Sirin Kale
7.8.16
Blade Runner

Pistorius Sentenced to Six Years in Prison for Murder of Reeva Steenkamp

Pistorius will need to serve at least half of his six-year sentence before becoming eligible for parole.
UK Sports Staff
7.6.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

The fatal police shooting of Alton Sterling sparks protests in Louisiana, a new Iraq war report criticizes Tony Blair's role, Snoop Dogg will headline the Democratic National Convention concert, and more.
VICE Staff
7.6.16
Oscar Pistorius

Oscar Pistorius Removes Prosthetics in Sentencing Hearing for Murder of Girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

Oscar Pistorius appeared in court without his prosthetics in an attempt to request leniency in sentencing for the murder of his girlfriend.
Sean Newell
6.15.16
michel platini

VICE Sports World News Roundup: December 8

Platini appeals, Pistorius appeals, LeBron is slightly richer, and more from the world of sports.
Aaron Gordon
12.8.15
murder

Oscar Pistorius Found Guilty of Murder by South African Supreme Court

Paralympic gold medalist Oscar Pistorius has been found guilty of the murder of his former girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp by South Africa's supreme court.
VICE Sports
12.3.15
things that are in very bad taste

Idiots Plan to Turn Pistorius' Former Home Into "Party House"

Have fun partying alone, guys.
VICE Sports
10.12.15
Stuff

Five Things Men Utterly Ruined for Me in 2014

Sexism's had a strong year, so let's look back with misty eyes at all the misogyny and reactionary weirdness from horrible dude-bros.
Brydie Lee-Kennedy
12.17.14
News

Britain's Most Relentless Nudist Keeps Getting Locked Up

Stephen Gough won't let a bit of jail time stop him from walking around with his dick out.
Ralph Jones
10.31.14
soccer

South Africa's Gun Violence Crisis Claims National Soccer Team's Hero Goalkeeper

Senzo Meyiwa, 27, was shot and killed during a botched armed robbery. He is the latest victim of South Africa's ongoing gun violence problem.
Brian Blickenstaff
10.27.14
crime

Oscar Pistorius Didn't Get Away With Murder, But He Did Get Off Easy

What is it about elite athletes that lets them get away so easily, even when they're violent?
Smriti Sinha
10.22.14
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