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Correctional Services confirms Oscar Pistorius is now a parolee [SOUND]

# The Department of Correctional Services has confirmed that convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius is now at home after being officially released on parole this morning. The 37-year-old former Paralympian champion convicted of the 2013 murder of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, was granted parole in November. He was released into the care of his uncle, Arnold Pistorius, who lives in Waterkloof, Pretoria. The department’s spokesperson, Singabakho Nxumalo, says having served eight years of his 13-year and eight-months sentence, Pistorius will be on parole until the expiration of his sentence:

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