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SAfrican court acquits brother of Oscar Pistorius

Updated: May 21, 2013, 11:22 AM ET
Associated Press

JOHANNESBURG -- Oscar Pistorius' older brother cried tears of relief Tuesday as a magistrate acquitted him of culpable homicide and negligent driving for the death of a woman in a road accident.

The case attracted international interest because the two Pistorius brothers -- including double-amputee Olympics star Oscar -- faced court cases for the deaths of two women.

The magistrate ruled that Carl Pistorius, 28, was not negligent and that Maria Barnard was driving her motorcycle excessively ...

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