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Pretoria (AFP) - 08:55 GMT - Steenkamp lawyer - The Steenkamp's lawyer Dup de Bruyn tells AFP that the sentence Judge Masipa handed down will likely be served as two years in prison and three years under house arrest.
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Oscar Pistorius was sentenced Tuesday to five years in prison for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp by a South African judge who cited the "gross negligence" he showed when he shot her multiple times through a toilet cubicle door in his home.
LONDON (Reuters) - A senior Conservative lawmaker on Tuesday said Prime Minister David Cameron should ignore those "daft" enough to propose anti-immigration proposals that could hurt the British economy and pave the way for an exit from the European Union. Ken Clarke, one of Britain's most influential Europhiles, said Cameron's Conservatives should refrain from competing with "bigotry" to counter the threat from the anti-EU United Kingdom Independence Party. ...