Oscar being treated like a ping-pong ball - Roux

2016-08-26 11:28

The State's repeated appeals against Oscar Pistorius were prolonging his uncertainty and bouncing him between courts "like a ping-pong ball", the High Court in Johannesburg has heard.

Pistorius on stumps, with gun a 'formidable person' - Nel

2016-08-26 10:36

Oscar Pistorius on his stumps, holding a gun, would have been a "formidable" person, the High Court in Johannesburg has heard.

As it happened: State's Pistorius appeal dismissed with costs

2016-08-26 08:40

Judge Thokozile Masipa has rejected the State's application to appeal her decision to sentence Oscar Pistorius to six years in prison.

Oscar's 6-year sentence 'shocking' - Nel

2016-08-26 10:03

Reducing convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius's sentence from the prescribed 15-year minimum to six "induces a sense of shock", the High Court in Johannesburg has heard.

 

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State to challenge Pistorius's 6-year jail term

2016-08-26 08:13

The State is set to again challenge a ruling by Judge Thokozile Masipa against convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius.

NPA will appeal Oscar Pistorius sentencing

2016-07-21 12:01

The National Prosecuting Authority says it is going to appeal Oscar Pistorius's six-year jail sentence, stating that it was "shockingly too lenient".

State will struggle with Pistorius appeal – defence lawyer

2016-07-06 14:29

A legal expert says the State will have a tough time getting the Supreme Court of Appeal to reconsider Judge Thokozile Masipa’s six-year sentence for convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius.

Pistorius will not appeal sentence - lawyer

2016-07-06 11:41

Oscar Pistorius will not appeal his six-year jail sentence for the murder of Reeva Steenkamp, a member of his legal team has said outside the High Court in Pretoria.

Pistorius sentencing a 'fairly unique situation' – legal expert

2016-07-06 08:31

Oscar Pistorius is to hear how long he will spend in jail when a judge sentences him for murdering Reeva Steenkamp - but his situation is unique and there are other factors at play, according to legal experts.

Oscar Pistorius to be sentenced for murder

2016-07-06 05:49

Oscar Pistorius is expected to hear his sentence for murdering Reeva Steenkamp when he appears in the High Court in Pretoria.

Pistorius unlikely to get 15-year sentence – lawyer

2016-07-04 10:31

It is doubtful that Oscar Pistorius will get the minimum standard sentence of 15 years for murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp three years ago, according to a legal expert.

Let us show the world what Oscar Pistorius did - Nel

2016-06-15 12:44

Prosecutor Gerrie Nel says he will apply for the court to lift a ban on the photos of the gunshot wounds inflicted on Reeva Steenkamp by Oscar Pistorius.

The State aggravated Reeva's dad's pain - Roux

2016-06-15 11:24

The State’s argument that Oscar Pistorius killed Reeva Steenkamp during an argument aggravated the pain her father felt, the High Court in Pretoria has heard.

Oscar TV interview 'hurtful' - Reeva's cousin

2016-06-15 10:34

Reeva Steenkamp's cousin has testified that her family is hurt that her convicted killer Oscar Pistorius has granted an interview to a UK TV channel.

Tired-looking Pistorius arrives at court for 2nd day

2016-06-14 09:19

Pretoria – Oscar Pistorius walked into court GD of the High Court in Pretoria shortly after 09:00 on Tuesday morning, for the second day of his sentencing proceedings.

Oscar still a man 'in charge', court hears

2016-06-13 12:36

Former paralympian Oscar Pistorius has not been acting like a broken man, and has confronted one of the officers who investigated his murder of Reeva Steenkamp, the High Court in Pretoria has heard.

Oscar overheard rape of young man in prison

2016-06-13 11:54

Former paralympian Oscar Pistorius overheard the rape of an young inmate while he was in Kgosi Mampuru prison, the High Court in Pretoria has heard.

Oscar's condition has worsened since 2014 - psychologist

2016-06-13 10:36

Oscar Pistorius has showed signs of a post-traumatic stress disorder, an anxiety disorder, and a depressive disorder, and is not able to testify as his condition is severe, a psychologist says.

Pistorius and Steenkamp families arrive for Oscar sentencing

2016-06-13 09:27

The families of both Oscar Pistorius and Reeva Steenkamp have taken their positions in court ahead of the athlete's sentencing procedures.

Pistorius faces lengthy jail term for lover's murder

2016-06-13 05:37

Oscar Pistorius is set to enter the final stretch of a protracted legal battle that could see him back in jail for murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp three years ago.

Oscar support group hopes for leniency

2016-04-18 09:00

A group rallying support for convicted murder Oscar Pistorius is hoping for leniency when he is sentenced in June and say the media has “generated hatred” against him.

Oscar did not try to hurt himself, he just slipped – Carl Pistorius

2016-08-07 15:34

Oscar Pistorius' older brother, Carl, has denied the Paralympian had deliberately hurt himself, saying the convicted murderer had slipped in his cell and hurt himself.

Pistorius in prison single room cell

2016-07-07 22:12

Convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius is serving his six-year sentence for killing his girlfriend in a single hospital prison cell.

Pistorius likely to serve less than 6 years in prison - top lawyer

2016-07-06 12:08

A top defence lawyer has told News24 that Oscar Pistorius is likely to serve less than six years in prison, provided he complies with all the requirements for parole.

Oscar Pistorius arrives in court for sentencing

2016-07-06 09:38

Oscar Pistorius hugged several members of his legal team and his father after he walked into court GD of the High Court in Pretoria.

Oscar Pistorius timeline: How we got here

2016-07-06 07:43

Oscar Pistorius has heard his sentence for murder in the High Court in Pretoria, and will serve six years in prison. Here is a timeline of the events following his murder of Reeva Steenkamp.

Defence, State flex muscles in Oscar resentencing

2016-06-15 17:12

The sentencing of Oscar Pistorius for the murder of Reeva Steenkamp has become a matter of one side trying to outdo the other with dramatic gestures

Oscar Pistorius walks across court on stumps

2016-06-15 12:21

Oscar Pistorius has painstakingly made his way across the courtroom on his stumps, after his lawyer Barry Roux said he wanted to demonstrate the paralympic athlete's vulnerability.

Perception that Oscar wanted to kill Reeva is a problem - Roux

2016-06-15 11:02

There is a perception that Oscar Pistorius wanted to kill Reeva Steenkamp and this does not want to go away, his lawyer Barry Roux has told the High Court in Pretoria.

Oscar ordered nurse to 'get out' of his cell, court hears

2016-06-14 13:18

Convicted murdered Oscar Pistorius ordered a nurse out of his prison cell when she came to check on him, the High Court in Pretoria heard on Tuesday

Illegal meds found in Oscar's cell, court hears

2016-06-13 13:02

Illegal medication was found during a search of convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius’s prison cell, the High Court in Pretoria has heard.

Sound of gunfire traumatises Oscar - psychologist

2016-06-13 10:49

A psychologist has testified that convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius is traumatised by the sound of gunfire, even in movies, and has vowed never to touch a firearm again.

WATCH: Day 1 - Oscar Pistorius murder sentencing

2016-06-13 09:57

Sentencing proceedings for former paralympian and convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius are underway in the High Court in Pretoria today. Watch live.

Oscar Pistorius returns to court for murder sentencing

2016-06-13 07:05

Sentencing proceeding for former paralympian and convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius are expected to start in the High Court in Pretoria.

 
 
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