Oscar Pistorius's Family Reacts to Sentencing

Pistorius family spokeswoman says they were "ready to accept what the judge decided."
2:45 | 10/22/14

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That's the fun knew this was it wasn't real. Possibility prison time was a real possibility and I think by the eighth the day. That rarity to the to exit. The you know what ever that the judge had decided. It was very clear yesterday that's. Oscar was unity. Was unity when he walked. Don those students. Into the holding cells. Was he scared I don't think site that in thinking he seemed scandals and tell me about the final moments the final hours and days before. Yesterday's sentencing will lose Austin like what was the family. You know it's the if they've been so many ups and downs in this court case and what was striking to me was call. People became quite still and quiet towards the end. There was a meal that that was a real sense of wanting to spend time with his child wanting to me to be with each other I know Oscar's been lot of time with his brother insist. And it's been it's been very quiet family time so. To be doing in particular there was a family gathering over the weekend we oh win that got together had a meal. And the rest of it it's being. Time together being just being together today in new seasons thoughts to us. As family how are they coping now I think is a huge sense of relief the press is this continent. Even if it resulted in the us and I thinks I think it's it's being incredibly long prices. I think is a huge relief that its. It's come to an end and some have said it because he is a former sporting icon because he does have access to resources that you will get preferential treatment. Get benefits like perhaps even a cell phone or better food. Things like that is you can go be the case I don't think so I don't think so I think it's being that I think that the the the system will. Will be applied to him and he ruled he will I think he will be treated like everyone else I think that that he obviously being in the hospital section. That was McKee in court that they were going to make that concession but I can't see him being treated differently now. I think prison life is. Very difficult obviously. I think Oscar will deal with this in the way that he. Has dealt with with this entire process he will just up Snooki make peace with it. I'm deal with the.

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