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What are the first three things that come into your head when you think about Justin Gatlin?
1. DRUG CHEAT immediately springs to mind – In 2001, Gatlin was banned from international competition for two years after testing positive for amphetamines. 727 more words
South African judge Thokozile Masipa ruled Friday that Oscar Pistorius was guilty of one count of culpable homicide, which carries a maximum sentence of 15 years in prison, and not guilty of murder after Pistorius shot and killed his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp. 166 more words
PHOTO CREDIT: REUTERS/SUZANNE PLUNKETT
(Reuters) – Oscar Pistorius’s conviction for culpable homicide after shooting dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp will not harm the profile of the Paralympic movement, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) said on Friday. 236 more words
Oscar Pistorius reacts as Judge Thokozile Masipa (unseen) delivers her verdict (REUTERS/Alon Skuy)
(Reuters) – Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius was convicted of culpable homicide on Friday, escaping the more serious charge of murder for the killing of his girlfriend, and will now battle to avoid going to prison. 875 more words