Reeva Steenkamp's parents willing to meet with Oscar Pistorius as he becomes eligible for parole

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Oscar Pistorius.
Oscar Pistorius.
Herman Verwey

Convicted killer and former Paralympic star Oscar Pistorius is eligible for release on parole – and his murdered girlfriend's parents say they are willing to meet with him as part of that process.

Pistorius became eligible for parole after the Supreme Court of Appeal corrected its ruling on his sentence for a second time: antedating the 13 years and five-month jail term it had imposed on him to 21 October 2014, the day he was first sentenced for culpable homicide by Judge Thokozile Masipa.

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