Originally written on BlackSportsOnline  |  Last updated 11/1/14

You can’t make this stuff up, but Oscar’s brother Carl is facing charges of culpable homicide in the death of a woman biker. His trial was suppose to start the day before Oscar Pistorius got bail. Culpable homicide is usually “killing someone for a reason”, i.e. because someone has done something or tried to do something, another person killed him/her. Culpable homicide charge against Carl Pistorius confirmed to @encanews by his lawyer Kenny Oldwage – who also defends #OscarPistorius — Karyn Maughan (@karynmaughan) February 24, 2013 Carl Pistorius was supposed to have gone on trial for culpable homicide on Thursday – day before #OscarPistorius got bail. @encanews — Karyn Maughan (@karynmaughan) February 24, 2013 Culpable homicide case against Carl Pistorius – over 2010 accident death of woman biker – postponed to next month. @encanews — Karyn Maughan (@karynmaughan) February 24, 2013 What is going with the Pistorius family? Is this just a coincidence or is there something deeper and darker going on with the brothers? Oscar is charged with premeditated murder, Carl is charged with culpable homicide and the former lead investigator is being investigated for murder. Just a crazy case all the way around.

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