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Pistorius Appeals Murder Conviction in S. Africa's Top Court

South African paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius has appealed to the country's Constitutional Court in a last-ditch attempt to overturn his murder conviction for killing his girlfriend in 2013. A lawyer on Pistorius's legal team, Andrew Fawcett, told the French news service "an application for leave to appeal to the Constitutional Court" has been lodged. Pistorius has been out on bail awaiting a new sentence since early last month, when judges found him guilty of...

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