Latest News Wires Why South Africa prosecutors want to appeal Oscar Pistorius conviction

South African prosecutors disagree with the culpable homicide conviction and the five-year sentence for Oscar Pistorius. They believe the judge misinterpreted the law, and Pistorius should be convicted of murder.

By , Associated Press

South African prosecutors will appeal the verdict and sentencing of Oscar Pistorius, who was handed a 5-year prison term after being convicted of culpable homicide, the country's National Prosecuting Authority said Monday.