Oscar verdict creates uproar

By User:Kaston [CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

South African runner Oscar Pistorius greeting fans after a race during the 2nd Kamila Skolimowska Memorial in Warsaw, Poland.

When Judge Thokozile Masipa revealed that she decided Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius was not guilty of murder, you could almost hear a collective sigh of disappointment flow around the world.

I consider the reasons in this piece for NoW!

Abstract:

Judge Thokozile Masipa’s verdict that Oscar Pistorius was not guilty of murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp had social networks in an uproar. But why?

Read the full piece here on SlideShare since NoW! has been shut down.

{Image source: By User:Kaston [CC-BY-SA-3.0], via Wikimedia Commons}

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