Officials Recommend Pistorius Release From Prison on Aug. 21

June 8, 2015 12:48 PM

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South African prison officials have recommended that Oscar Pistorius be released from prison on Aug. 21 to go under house arrest.

Acting National Commissioner of Correctional Services Zach Modise says that a prison committee recommended Pistorius be released from the prison in Pretoria after serving one sixth of his five-year sentence, or 10 months, for shooting girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. A decision by the parole board is pen...

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