This post is another response to a blog assignment that will assess a famous, or infamous, recent trial’s coverage throughout the web.
This post will examine the case revolving around Oscar Pistorius.
In the Fall of 2000, I was sentenced to two, back to back, 5 year sentences to be suspended, 1 year in Clinton County Jail, and 500 hours of community service. With a slam of the gavel I was off to begin my 1 year sentence. The next year of my life showed me a lot about man kinds’ true nature, pushed the physical and mental limits of what most people typically endure, and gave me a window into my future if I did not veer quickly from my current path. Continue reading