Oscar Pistorius appears in court to apply for bail

  • Oscar Pistorius, the South African Olympian charged with murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in 2013, has appeared in court to apply for bail. As per media reports, judges had last week converted Pistorius manslaughter conviction to murder. The Olympian, who has spent one year of his original five-year sentence in jail, is currently under house arrest.