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Barry Roux: Police inefficiency to blame

2014-08-28 09:00
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Paralympian Oscar Pistorius's lawyer Barry Roux has lashed out at police inefficiency saying they were to blame for many criminals not being convicted.

Nothing strange about Reeva's action - Roux

2014-08-08 20:10
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There is nothing abnormal about the way Reeva Steenkamp acted moments before she was shot and killed by her boyfriend Oscar Pistorius, the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria has heard.

Roux: Witness was desperate to help State

2014-08-08 13:58

A State witness in murder accused Oscar Pistorius's trial was "desperate" to help the State, Pistorius's lawyer has told the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.

Athletes trained to react to sound - Oscar lawyer

2014-08-08 12:16

As a track athlete, murder accused Oscar Pistorius is trained to react to sound, his lawyer has told the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.

Culpable homicide should have been Oscar’s charge

2014-08-08 11:27

Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius should have been charged with culpable homicide and not murder, his lawyer has argued in the North Gauteng High Court.

State ignoring crucial matters - Oscar defence

2014-08-08 05:28

Defence lawyer Barry Roux has accused the State of being selective in the evidence it chose to accept, as final arguments are heard at the North Gauteng High Court in the murder trial of paralympian Oscar Pistorius.

Roux stresses crucial points in final argument

2014-08-07 17:12

Defence lawyer Barry Roux has started delivering his final argument in the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius, describing "crucial points" in a bid to prove the Paralympian's innocence.

Oscar case draws to a close

2014-08-06 18:42

The murder trial of Paralympian Oscar Pistorius will enter its last stages when closing arguments will be presented in the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.

Pistorius witnesses refused to testify - Roux

2014-07-08 10:05
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Most witnesses refused to testify for the defence in Oscar Pistorius's murder trial, his lawyer Barry Roux has told the North Gauteng High Court.

Oscar team can't consult State psychiatrist - judge

2014-07-07 15:16

Murder accused Oscar Pistorius's defence may not consult State psychiatrist Carla Kotze, Judge Thokozile Masipa has ruled.

AS IT HAPPENED: Pistorius trial, day 37

2014-07-03 08:55
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Get the latest highlights from the 37th day of Oscar Pistorius's murder trial.

AS IT HAPPENED: Pistorius trial, day 35

2014-07-01 09:08
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Get the latest details as Oscar Pistorius's murder trial enters its 35th day.

Masipa wants answers on missing cord

2014-06-30 13:59

Judge Thokozile Masipa has ordered in the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria that police officers explain how an extension cord went missing from murder accused Oscar Pistorius's house.

Expert: Disorder unlikely to impact Pistorius verdict

2014-06-30 07:40

If generalised anxiety disorder is used successfully in Oscar Pistorius’s trial, it will be a world first, a forensic psychiatrist says.

Pistorius Weskoppies report ready

2014-06-27 08:27
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A psychiatric report on murder accused Oscar Pistorius is ready for collection at Weskoppies hospital, just days before the athlete is set to return to court.

Pistorius to learn details of observation

2014-05-20 07:19

Murder-accused Oscar Pistorius will soon learn the details of the order granted that he be sent for mental observation after the North Gauteng High Court heard he had general anxiety disorder.

Pistorius must go for mental observation

2014-05-14 10:26
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Murder-accused Oscar Pistorius will be sent for psychiatric observation in order to ensure that he gets a fair trial, Judge Thokozile Masipa has ruled.

Oscar: Judge Masipa set to rule on mental evaluation

2014-05-14 05:30

Judge Thokozile Mapisa is set to rule on the State's application that Oscar Pistorius go for mental evaluation, to negate the possibility of the defence falling back on an appeal based on a disturbed mental condition.

AS IT HAPPENED: Pistorius trial, day 31

2014-05-13 09:07
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Get the all the highlights from Oscar Pistorius's 31st day in court for the murder of Reeva Steenkamp.

Oscar remorseful for shooting Reeva - psychiatrist

2014-05-12 17:17

A forensic psychiatrist testifying in Oscar Pistorius’s murder trial, has told the North Gauteng High Court that the athlete felt remorse for shooting Reeva Steenkamp.

Court told Pistorius has 'anxiety disorder'

2014-05-12 13:07

Oscar Pistorius's murder trial has resumed with a psychiatrist telling the court the sprinter had an "anxiety disorder," as the defence begins to wrap up its case.

Cross-examination of Wolmerans to continue

2014-05-12 08:03

The cross-examination of ballistics expert Thomas "Wollie" Wolmarans is due to continue in Oscar Pistorius's murder trial in the North Gauteng High Court.

Pistorius was genuinely 'broken' - witness

2014-05-08 19:39

Murder-accused Oscar Pistorius was emotionally distressed and heartbroken after shooting his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, a social worker has told the High Court.

 

Roux dismisses State's 'baker's dozen'

2014-08-08 23:14

Murder accused Oscar Pistorius's lawyer has dealt with the State's "proverbial baker's dozen" used to show that he lied, in the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.

Roux explains lack of evidence

2014-08-08 16:51

Murder accused Oscar Pistorius's lawyer has told the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria that the defence did not call expert witnesses because the State's witnesses had corroborated their version.

Nel is desperate - Roux

2014-08-08 12:46

The prosecutor in murder accused Oscar Pistorius's trial is "desperate and naughty", Advocate Barry Roux for Pistorius, has told the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.

Roux: Cold facts do not prove murder

2014-08-08 12:16

Oscar Pistorius's defence lawyer says the “cold facts” did not prove the he had intended to kill his girlfriend, as he launched a final bid to save the "Blade Runner" from life in prison.

Steenkamps ignore Oscar's greeting in court

2014-08-08 11:27

Murder-accused Oscar Pistorius has made an effort to acknowledge the family of his deceased girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. He mumbled a "good morning" which was met with silence.

Masipa sets deadline for closing arguments

2014-08-07 21:22

Judge Thokozile Masipa has given prosecutor Gerrie Nel and Oscar Pistorius’s defence lawyer Barry Roux a deadline to complete their final arguments in court.

Roux accuses State of avoiding 'damaging' witnesses

2014-08-07 16:22

Lead defence attorney Barry Roux has begun his closing response in the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius by accusing the State of deliberately avoiding calling witnesses.

Oscar judge could reveal which way she is leaning - experts

2014-08-06 21:12

As the trial of murder accused Oscar Pistorius wraps-up, legal experts say that Judge Thokozile Masipa could reveal her insights into her thinking about the case during the final arguments.

Pistorius due in court as trial nears verdict

2014-08-06 05:34
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The murder trial of fallen Olympian Oscar Pistorius resumes on Thursday for closing arguments after months of gripping testimony that captured the world's attention.

Oscar's defence expected to close its case

2014-07-08 06:07
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The defence team of murder-accused paralympian Oscar Pistorius is expected to close its case at the North Gauteng High Court.

Oscar's team want to consult State psychiatrist

2014-07-07 14:52

The State has opposed a request by murder accused Oscar Pistorius's defence to consult its psychiatrist.

AS IT HAPPENED: Day 36, Pistorius trial

2014-07-02 09:13
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We bring you the latest details from Oscar Pistorius's 36th day in the North Gauteng High Court where he is facing charges of murdering Reeva Steenkamp.

Acoustic engineer testifies in Oscar trial

2014-06-30 16:31

An acoustic and electro-acoustic engineer has testified in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial, in the North Gauteng High Court, on whether a scream is from a man or woman.

LIVE UPDATES: Pistorius on trial, day 34

2014-06-30 08:54
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Get the latest updates as Oscar Pistorius returns to court for the trial of the murder of Reeva Steenkamp.

Pistorius’ health report unlikely to derail trial

2014-06-29 19:45

It is highly unlikely that the report about Oscar ­Pistorius’s mental health will derail the final stretch of the athlete’s murder trial.

Pistorius trial, day 33 - as it happened

2014-05-20 09:06
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Get the latest highlights from day 33 of Oscar Pistorius murder trial when he finds out the terms of his mental observation.

Masipa: Don’t want to punish Pistorius twice

2014-05-14 14:32
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The aim of referring Oscar Pistorius for mental observation was not to punish him “twice”, Judge Thokozile Masipa says.

AS IT HAPPENED: Day 32, Pistorius on trial

2014-05-14 08:59
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Get all the updates from Oscar Pistorius's 32nd day in court for the murder of Reeva Steenkamp. Get Tuesday's updates here.

Pistorius: Mental observation application argued

2014-05-13 14:51

The State has brought an application before the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria to have murder-accused Oscar Pistorius admitted for mental observation.

Pistorius trial enters 31st day

2014-05-13 07:07

Oscar Pistorius's murder trial is going into its 31st day in the North Gauteng High Court after the State asked for him to undergo psychiatric observation.

Oscar could face month of mental tests

2014-05-12 15:55
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Prosecutors will apply to have Oscar Pistorius committed for one month of mental evaluations after a psychiatrist told the court the Paralympian suffered from an "anxiety disorder".

Oscar Pistorius trial, day 30 - as it happened

2014-05-12 09:01
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Follow News24's highlights of day 30 in the Oscar Pistorius's murder trial.

Oscar was on his stumps - expert

2014-05-09 11:32

Murder-accused Oscar Pistorius was on his stumps when he fatally shot Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day last year, ballistics expert Thomas "Wollie" Wolmarans says.

Factors may have delayed 'gastric emptying'

2014-05-08 17:45

An expert has taken the North Gauteng High Court through several factors which may have delayed Reeva Steenkamp emptying her stomach on the night she was killed.

Oscar's neighbours did not hear shots, court told

2014-05-06 20:08

The neighbours on either side of murder-accused Oscar Pistorius's house did not hear gunshots on Valentine's Day early morning last year, the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria has heard.

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