“The court dismissed the application for leave to appeal because there are are no prospects of success,” NPA spokesman Luvuyo Mfaku told to the media.Pistorius spent one year of a five-year sentence in jail for the lesser offense. He is currently under house arrest. urrently under house arrest, staying at his uncle’s mansion in Pretoria.The minimum sentence for murder in South Africa is 15 years but a judge can reduce that sentence for what the law describes as exceptional circumstances. If this will be the case of Pistorius can’t be anticipated. In fact, prosecutors said he killed her after an argument and Pistorius said he killed her by mistake, thinking there was an intruder in the house.