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Oscar Pistorius guilty verdict does not preclude return to competition
Oscar Pistorius guilty verdict does not preclude return to competition

Oscar Pistorius might be headed to prison, but that doesn't rule out an eventual return to the Paralympic Games. On Friday, a South African court found the double-amputee runner guilty of culpable homicide in the shooting death of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, last year. He is scheduled to be sentenced next month and is facing a punishment ranging from a suspended sentence to 15 years. Shortly after the conviction, the International Paralympic Committee told the Associated Press that after he serves his sentence, Pistorius would be eligible to be selected to the South African team and return to IPC competitions.  “Throughout this case, the IPC has...

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