Joel Maringa, a prison service officer summoned by the defence
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Oscar Pistorius community service call angers prosecutor

South African athlete Oscar Pistorius should not go to jail over the killing of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, his sentencing hearing has been told.

A probation officer appearing for the defence said Pistorius should serve house arrest and community service.

At the sentencing hearing, Joel Maringa said Pistorius should perform community service and receive three years of house arrest rather than imprisonment.

  • 13 Oct 2014
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