Oscar appeal: 'Both sides had valid arguments'

2015-11-04 05:39

Law experts are wary of making predictions about what the outcome would be after the Supreme Court of Appeal reserved judgment in the Oscar Pistorius matter.

Why Oscar's family did not attend appeal hearing

2015-11-03 18:03

The family of Paralympian Oscar Pistorius did not attend an appeal against his conviction in Bloemfontein because they wanted to ensure the focus remained on the legal issues.

Oscar appeal: Quotes of the day

2015-11-03 14:27

Judgment has been reserved in the State's appeal to overturn Oscar Pistorius's conviction of culpable homicide for shooting dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Here is a compilation of quotes from the day.

I'm going to lose - Roux heard telling Nel

2015-11-03 13:25

Oscar Pistorius's lawyer Barry Roux has been overheard telling State prosecutor Gerrie Nel he, Roux, was going to "lose" after delivering arguments in the Supreme Court of Appeal, but the context was not clear.


PICS: Oscar's SCA hearing

2015-11-03 09:31
View pics from the Supreme Court of Appeal as the State argues why Oscar Pistorius should be convicted of murder, and not culpable homicide.

View pics from the Supreme Court of Appeal as the State argues why Oscar Pistorius should be convicted of murder, and not culpable homicide.

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Oscar Pistorius conviction appeal - as it happened

2015-11-03 08:17

Get all the highlights from the State's appeal against Oscar Pistorius's culpable homicide conviction. It wants it overturned in favour of a murder conviction.

State's argument that Pistorius murdered Steenkamp is strong - criminal law expert

The Supreme Court of Appeal is soon expected to rule on the State's appeal of Oscar Pistorius's conviction. Watch.

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Durban businessman allegedly back in NPA crosshairs

2015-06-30 14:44

The NPA’s ace advocate Gerrie Nel is believed to have spent two days in Durban last week, apparently in preparation to reinstate criminal charges against businessman Thoshan Panday.

Hawks boss believed to be interfering

2015-04-25 09:21

Acting Hawks boss Major General Benny Ntlemeza is believed to be interfering with the planned prosecution of a flamboyant KwaZulu-Natal businessman with ties to the Zuma family.

Mdluli’s secret files must contain a lot of dirt

2015-03-24 07:08

If we could understand Richard Mdluli, we'd be able to stop the chaos in the criminal justice system and know a lot more about President Jacob Zuma’s strategies to stay out of jail, says Max du Preez.


Oscar's fate now lies in hands of five SCA judges

2015-11-03 21:18

Whether Pretoria High Court Judge Thokozile Masipa made errors in applying the law with her Oscar Pistorius judgment, is what five appeal judges will be deliberating on in the next few weeks.

Mic should have been switched off - Nel

2015-11-03 16:20

State prosecutor Gerrie Nel has said he cannot comment on the context in which Oscar Pistorius’s advocate Barry Roux had told him that he, Roux, was going to “lose”.

Oscar appeal: Roux grilled in SCA

2015-11-03 14:24

Oscar Pistorius’s lawyer has had to work hard to convince the Supreme Court of Appeal that a trial court had not erred in analysing the intention behind the fatal shooting.

Judge Masipa made errors in law - Nel

2015-11-03 11:35

Questions have been raised in the Supreme Court of Appeal over how Pretoria High Court Judge Thokozile Masipa dealt with the evidence in Oscar Pistorius’s trial.

Gerrie Nel arrives at SCA early to 'catch the worm'

2015-11-03 08:54

State prosecutor Gerrie Nel and his team have arrived early at the Supreme Court of Appeal for the Oscar Pistorius appeal hearing.

INFOGRAPHIC:What you should know about Oscar's SCA hearing

2015-11-03 07:10

The State is expected to argue Paralympian Oscar Pistorius should be convicted of murder and not culpable homicide after shooting Reeva Steenkamp. Here is what you need to know.

Oscar Pistorius nearly home free

2015-08-02 15:00

Oscar Pistorius’ lawyers have won the latest round of his legal battles.

Hawks investigating Sars spy allegations

2015-05-19 18:50

The Hawks are investigating accusations of illegal spy activities at the SA Revenue Service, the crime fighting unit has announced.

Bomb scare at prosecutor Gerrie Nel's house

2015-04-16 09:36

The home of prosecutor Gerrie Nel was evacuated after police received information that there could be a bomb inside, Gauteng police have said.

What does Masipa’s ruling mean for Oscar?

2014-12-10 13:17

Judge Thokozile Masipa has ruled that prosecutors can appeal Oscar Pistorius’s conviction, but not his sentence. What does this mean for the Paralympian athlete? News24 finds out.

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