ARTICLES RELATING TO OSCAR PISTORIUS

Appeal against Oscar's 'lenient' sentence without merit - defence

2016-08-18 18:03

Oscar Pistorius’ defence team says that the State’s decision to appeal his murder sentence is without merit.

Oscar back in jail after bed 'fall' wrist injuries

2016-08-07 10:48

Oscar Pistorius is back in jail after being hospitalised for a medical emergency, but a spokesperson for the department of correctional services has refused to comment on reports he had allegedly deliberately injured his wrists.

Pistorius didn't properly explain firing through bathroom door – NPA

2016-07-21 22:09

The National Prosecuting Authority believes that the High Court failed to take into account that Reeva Steenkamp’s right to life was “needlessly taken from her”.

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".

Reeva was beautiful inside and out - Aimee Pistorius

2016-07-10 21:47

The sister of convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius, Aimee, has spoken out on the sentencing of her sibling in an interview with eNCA.

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.

KP: Oscar ruling a 'shambles'

2016-07-06 20:56

Kevin Pietersen, who has been vocal throughout the Oscar Pistorius trial, has voiced his disapproval at the sentencing.

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WATCH: The moment Oscar Pistorius was read his sentence

Watch the moment paralympian Oscar Pistorius was handed down his six-year prison sentence by Judge Masipa on Wednesday, for the murder of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

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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 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 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 rushed to hospital

2016-08-07 08:34

Oscar Pistorius was rushed to Pretoria’s Kalafong Hospital after sustaining injuries to his wrists in jail.

Reeva's parents support NPA bid to appeal Pistorius sentence

2016-07-21 14:15

Reeva Steenkamp’s parents have expressed their support for prosecutor Gerrie Nel and his team in their appeal against Oscar Pistorius’s six-year jail sentence.

SASCOC go quiet on Oscar's 2020 eligibility

2016-07-12 10:32

SASCOC CEO Tubby Reddy has paved the way for disgraced athlete Oscar Pistorius to compete at the 2020 Paralympics in Tokyo.

Gender group questions Judge Masipa's competence because of gender - Masutha

2016-07-09 16:00

A gender lobby has approached Justice Minister Michael Masutha questioning judge Thokozile Masipa’s competence because of her race and gender.

WRAP: Oscar sentenced to 6 years for murder

2016-07-06 21:11

Judge Thokozile Masipa has sentenced Oscar Pistorius to six years in jail for murdering Reeva Steenkamp, heavily favouring his defence.

NPA to consider options on Oscar sentence

2016-07-06 17:45

The National Prosecuting Authority is considering its options regarding the six-year sentenced handed to convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius on Wednesday.

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'Insulting' Oscar sentence 'is like three days' - ANCWL

News24 spoke to ANC Women's League Secretary-General Meokgo Matuba on Wednesday, to get the Women's League's reaction to blade-runner Oscar Pistorius' six-year prison sentence for the murder of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Watch.

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Oscar Pistorius gets 6 years in prison - As it happened

2016-07-06 13:00

Oscar Pistorius was sentenced to six years in prison for the murder of Reeva Steenkamp. Read on for how sentencing unfolded in the High Court in Pretoria.

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.

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