WATCH: Oscar Pistorius sentenced to six years in prison


Convicted paralympian Oscar Pistorius was sentenced to six years in prison for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

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JOHANNESBURG - Former Paralympian Oscar Pistorius is due in court on Wednesday to face judgment for the murder of his former girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp.

Pistorius has been awaiting re-sentencing after the original verdict of culpable homicide was changed to murder by South Africa&39;s Supreme Court of Appeal last year.

He faces the prospect of a 15-year prison term.

LIVE BLOG: Outside court OscarPistorius

After serving one year of his five-year sentence for culpable homicide, the South African athlete was released from prison in Pretoria last October. 

Pistorius made global headlines when he shot the 29-year-old model several times through a locked bathroom door, saying he thought she was an intruder.

Judge Thokozile Masipa will deliver the final sentence to conclude the drama-filled case.

Here are key moments from the sentencing procedures: 

1) Pistorius demonstrates standing on his stumps


2) Reeva is with me all the time: Barry Steenkamp


3) Reeva never loved Pistorius, says her cousin


4) Oscar has not spent time in a jail cell


5) Reeva’s parents have been led to believe Oscar shot her intentionally: Carl Pistorius


6) Barry Steenkamp describes the day he learned Reeva had died


7) Pistorius said to be rude


8) Reeva&39;s family awaits apology from Pistorius


9) Oscar imprisonment could be harmful, says psychologist



11) Oscar Pistorius has been victimised, says Roux




12) Pistorius&39;s disability affected his ability to think clearly: Roux




Contributor: Nadia Omar

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