Pistorius' brother faces own trial

Carl Pistorius, Oscar's brother, faces culpable homicide charges, it has emerged. He is expected to stand trial in connection with the death of a woman in a car crash in 2010.

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Oscar Pistorius' brother faces trial over woman's death

by - Africa Correspondent

Carl Pistorius, Oscar's brother, faces culpable homicide charges. The trial is expected next month. He will stand trial in connection with the death of a woman in a car crash in 2010.

Carl has been most active of Oscar's relatives in court - being briefed by lawyers, visiting brother in holding cell and comforting him in the dock.

Carl seemed to be the most anxious of Oscar's relatives as they waited for a bail ruling. They are clearly very close.

Report: Carl Pistorius facing homicide charge

South African news channel eNCA is reporting that Carl Pistorius, brother of Oscar Pistorius, is due to stand trial in a separate case involving the death of a female biker.

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Culpable homicide charge against Carl Pistorius confirmed to @encanews by his lawyer Kenny Oldwage - who also defends #OscarPistorius

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Carl Pistorius was supposed to have gone on trial for culpable homicide on Thursday - day before #OscarPistorius got bail. @encanews

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Culpable homicide case against Carl Pistorius - over 2010 accident death of woman biker - postponed to next month. @encanews

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