The trial of Oscar Pistorius, has dominated world wide attention due to him being a known para-athlete in South Africa. He competed in many events including the 2012 Olympics. He thought that there was an intruder and ended up being accused of shooting and killing his long time girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp. It garnered international attention and was all over the news. They ruled it to be culpable homicide and he was eventually sentenced to five years. It will however be tried in an effort to get it overturned. The proceedings will start in April of 2016. He is currently free on bail and it is not known what will happen in the future. It was quite a lengthy yet interesting battle.
Brenda Wardle is a legal analyst who was involved in giving her interpretations of issues revolving around the case including his legal supervision. She reported on the subject from around the world. She is a very knowledgeable legal person who holds numerous great degrees in the field. She is also a published author who has written in various law journals. She was also on many of the news shows due to her in depth coverage of the historic trial.
Miss Wardle also has been on her own YouTube channel in which she speaks about the case. She graduated with many degrees graduating at the top of her class. She is able to deliver information very well when it comes to information especially legal information. She talks about the various trials prior to Oscar Pistorius which, have a great affect on the case at hand. It is mentioned that it was done a dramatic way to perhaps give more credit to the defendant. Information that was not as important can easily get into peoples heads such as the person screaming like a girl instead of acting like a man. It was also the first time that the world was a tune to the case ever told in the country of South Africa.
Brenda speaks with grace and dignity when including everything that was taken into account when it comes to the trial. She also mentions that the man did not need to testify in his own defense. She speaks of him being sick during the trial from that he had to relive in regards to his girlfriend. It is quite an important part now cemented in history.