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  1. Oscar Pistorious

    Oscar Pistorius Leaves Prison Under House Arrest

    Didn’t the trouble start at home? The Olympic and Paralympic athlete was released yesterday to finish the remaining four years of his sentence at his uncle’s house in Pretoria. The 28-year-old was convicted last year of manslaughter in the shooting death of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, who he claims he mistook for an intruder. His movement will be restricted, and he must undergo psychotherapy and refrain from owning firearms. But prosecutors aren’t finished: They’re appealing, arguing that Pistorius should’ve been convicted of murder, which could send him back to jail.

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