ARTICLES RELATING TO REEVA STEENKAMP

Reeva's mother writes book

2014-09-19 09:50
213 comments

Reeva Steenkamp's mother has written a memoir which has been described by its publisher as the only true insider's account of the "most dramatic trial of the 21st century".

Legal organisations condemn attack on Oscar judge

2014-09-16 05:00
292 comments

Several legal organisations say they are concerned by the threats and personal attacks directed at Judge Thokozile Masipa who presided over the trial of Paralympian Oscar Pistorius.

Judge Masipa's security stepped up

2014-09-14 12:11
231 comments

Security has been stepped up outside Judge Thokozile Masipa's home following her judgment in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial, according to a report.

Family told - keep Oscar out of trouble

2014-09-12 22:53
268 comments

Oscar Pistorius's family has been warned to keep the culpable homicide-convict on the straight and narrow while he awaits sentencing.

Oscar Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide

2014-09-12 14:39

Oscar Pistorius has been found guilty of culpable homicide in the death of Reeva Steenkamp, but not guilty of premeditated murder.

Crowds throng Oscar outside court

2014-09-12 13:52

Oscar Pistorius battled to get to his vehicle through a crowd of people gathered outside the North Gauteng High Court after he was found guilty of culpable homicide.

Pistorius sentencing to start on 13 October

2014-09-12 13:11
81 comments

Oscar Pistorius will return to the North Gauteng High Court on 13 October 2014 for sentencing.

NPA disappointed by Pistorius verdict

2014-09-12 12:19
142 comments

The NPA says it is disappointed that Oscar Pistorius has been acquitted of murder, and says it will weigh its future options after he is sentenced.

Oscar acquitted on ammunition possession charge

2014-09-12 11:15

Oscar Pistorius has been acquitted of a charge of illegal possession of ammunition, after Judge Thokozile Masipa said the State failed to prove its case beyond reasonable doubt.

Gallery

The Oscar Pistorius trial has captured the attention of the world, with the final day of verdict covering front pages globally.

0 comments 2287 Views

Oscar Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide

2014-09-12 10:21
344 comments

Oscar Pistorius has been found guilty of culpable homicide in the death of Reeva Steenkamp, but not guilty of premeditated murder.

Gallery

Judge Masipa is due to deliver a verdict in Oscar Pistorius's trial today. Here are all the pictures from the North Gauteng High Court as it happens.

0 comments 2130 Views

'What a circus' - Oscar trial bystanders

2014-09-12 09:29

The media are stacked up on either side of the entrance to the North Gauteng High Court as bystanders looked on amazed at the throng of people who turned out for the second day of judgment in Oscar Pistorius's trial.

I hid gun from Oscar - ex

2014-09-12 09:16
203 comments

Oscar Pistorius's ex-girlfriend, Samantha Taylor, has told a British newspaper that he bit and pinched her, and that she once hid his gun because she was terrified he'd kill her.

Oscar waits for culpable homicide verdict

2014-09-11 21:14
219 comments

Oscar Pistorius has been cleared of murdering girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, but the Paralympian's troubles aren't over - there's still a ruling to come on culpable homicide.

Another night of waiting for Pistorius

2014-09-11 19:02
101 comments

Paralympian Oscar Pistorius will spend another night wondering about his fate as judgment in his murder trial was adjourned.

Judge: Pistorius can't be found guilty of murder

2014-09-11 16:37
165 comments

In a lengthy verdict phase climaxing Oscar Pistorius's trial, the judge said he can't be found guilty of murder, but that he was negligent, raising the possibility that he'll be convicted of culpable homicide.

Pistorius chased by media outside court

2014-09-11 15:38

Paralympian Oscar Pistorius was chased by the media when he exited the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.

Oscar failed to take steps to avoid death - judge

2014-09-11 15:12

Paralympian Oscar Pistorius failed to take steps to avoid the death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, Judge Thokozile Masipa has said in the North Gauteng High Court.

Legal experts shocked, surprised by Masipa's judgment

2014-09-11 14:25
627 comments

Lawyers and legal academics expressed surprise at the dismissal of premeditated murder charges against Oscar Pistorius, with critics saying Judge Thokozile Masipa has been too lenient.

Culpable homicide a competent verdict - Oscar judge

2014-09-11 13:08

Oscar Pistorius cannot be found guilty of premeditated murder but that "is not the end of the matter as culpable homicide is a competent verdict", Judge Thokozile Masipa says.

5 most dramatic moments of Oscar's trial

2014-09-11 12:44

As Oscar Pistorius's five-month murder trial draws to a close, News24 looks back at some of the most dramatic moments.

Crowd sings outside court at Oscar trial

2014-09-11 12:16

A crowd began singing outside the North Gauteng High Court as they awaited the ruling in paralympian Oscar Pistorius's murder trial.

WhatsApp messages can't assist court - Masipa

2014-09-11 11:49

The WhatsApp messages sent between Oscar Pistorius and his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp cannot assist the High Court in Pretoria in his murder trial, Judge Thokozile Masipa says.

Oscar evidence won't be rehashed in detail - judge

2014-09-11 10:48

Judge Thokozile Masipa says it will not be possible to rehash all the evidence in detail in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial judgment.

 

Organisations condemn attack on Masipa

2014-09-16 08:15

Several legal organisations say they are concerned by the threats and personal attacks directed at Judge Thokozile Masipa who presided over the trial of Paralympian Oscar Pistorius.

Oscar Pistorius may write a book - report

2014-09-15 10:08
187 comments

A British newspaper has reported that Oscar Pistorius is planning to write a book about his experiences during his murder trial - but his manager denies this, saying it's just a possibility at this stage.

State urged to appeal Pistorius ruling

2014-09-14 07:29
604 comments

Oscar Pistorius's escape from a murder charge might be short-lived as a growing number of legal experts believe the State will appeal Judge Thokozile Masipa’s judgment.

There are no victors - Oscar's family

2014-09-12 14:45
232 comments

Oscar Pistorius's uncle has thanked the judge who cleared the athlete of murder, but says there are no victors and the family remains "deeply affected by the devastating tragedy".

Key quotes from Oscar verdict

2014-09-12 14:18

Oscar Pistorius has been found guilty of culpable homicide but acquitted of murder. Here are some of the key quotes of the day.

Oscar emotionless after verdict

2014-09-12 13:46
138 comments

After a gruelling 43-day trial Paralympian Oscar Pistorius has showed no emotion as Judge Thokozile Masipa found him guilty of culpable homicide.

Oscar Pistorius's bail extended

2014-09-12 13:02
78 comments

The North Gauteng High Court has extended Oscar Pistorius's bail, after he was found not guilty of murder but guilty of culpable homicide.

Darren Fresco escapes prosecution

2014-09-12 11:37

Paralympian Oscar Pistorius's friend Darren Fresco has avoided prosecution on firearms-related charges, the North Gauteng High Court has ruled.

Oscar Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide

2014-09-12 11:08

Oscar Pistorius has been found guilty of culpable homicide in the death of Reeva Steenkamp, but not guilty of premeditated murder.

Oscar acquitted on ammunition possession charge

2014-09-12 10:30

Oscar Pistorius has been acquitted of a charge of illegal possession of ammunition, after Judge Thokozile Masipa said the State failed to prove its case beyond reasonable doubt.

Pistorius acquitted on sunroof shooting charge

2014-09-12 10:04

Oscar Pistorius has been acquitted on one of the charges of discharging a firearm in public, with Judge Thokozile Masipa saying the State had failed to establish he is guilty beyond reasonable doubt.

A view on Oscar Pistorius from abroad

2014-09-12 09:33

The whole world is watching South Africa as the Pistorius trial unfolds. Georgina Guedes offers her opinion on what might happen today from far away in Greece.

Oscar waits for culpable homicide verdict

2014-09-12 09:17

Oscar Pistorius has been cleared of murdering girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, but the Paralympian's troubles aren't over - there's still a ruling to come on culpable homicide.

Oscar awaits his fate

2014-09-12 07:02

Paralympian Oscar Pistorius is set to hear if the North Gauteng High Court finds him guilty of culpable homicide.

Twitter users shocked by Judge Masipa's Oscar judgment

2014-09-11 20:19
153 comments

Many people were shocked when the judge in the Oscar Pistorius trial said the Paralympian can't be found guilty of murder, and many took to social networking sites to voice their disappointment.

Masipa: Reasonable person would not have shot 4 times

2014-09-11 17:42
114 comments

A reasonable person would not have fired four times into a toilet cubicle, the North Gateung High Court in Pretoria heard during judgment in Oscar Pistorius's trial.

Video

The Pistorius family were out in full force to support Oscar during the first day of judgment in the North Gauteng Hight Court. Reeva's parents and friends were in attendance too. Watch.

4 comments4761 Views

Key quotes from Masipa's judgment

2014-09-11 15:32

Here are some of the key quotes from the first day of Judge Thokozile Masipa's judgment in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial.

Oscar was negligent, used excessive force - judge

2014-09-11 14:46
104 comments

Oscar Pistorius was negligent and acted too hastily when he fired four shots that killed Reeva Steenkamp, Judge Thokozile Masipa said before adjourning court for the day.

Oscar breathes a sigh of relief

2014-09-11 13:54
189 comments

A sobbing Oscar Pistorius heaved a sigh of relief after hearing he could not be found guilty of the premeditated murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

Oscar could distinguish between right and wrong

2014-09-11 12:52

Murder-accused Oscar Pistorius could distinguish between right and wrong when he shot and killed his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, Judge Thokozile Masipa says in the North Gauteng High Court.

Premeditated murder purely circumstantial - judge

2014-09-11 12:23
99 comments

The State has failed to prove that Oscar Pistorius committed premeditated murder, Judge Thokozile Masipa has told the North Gauteng High Court.

Judge rejects Oscar's claim that he didn't think he could kill

2014-09-11 11:50

Oscar Pistorius's claim that he did not think he could kill someone has been rejected by Judge Thokozile Masipa in the North Gauteng High Court.

Unwise to rely on what witnesses heard - Oscar judge

2014-09-11 11:35

Judge Thokozile Masipa says it will be unwise to rely on what witnesses to Reeva Steenkamp's killing claimed they heard, as "human beings are fallible".

Pink support for Steenkamp family

2014-09-11 10:47

Sporting pink bling, Caroline Trummer arrived at the North Gauteng High Court on a Harley Davidson to show her support for the family of Reeva Steenkamp.

Jobs in Cape Town [change area]

Property [change area]

Travel - Look, Book, Go!

Magical Massinga

Spend 5 nights at the gorgeous Massinga Beach Lodge in Mozambique and only pay for 4 from R13 220 per person sharing. Includes return flights, accommodation, transfers and romantic turndown. Book now!

Kalahari.com - shop online today

Pre-order your iPhone 6 at kalahari.com

Hurry and pre-order your own iPhone 6 now at SA’s favourite online store!

Bargain box – 60% off

Reduced prices, very limited stock. While stocks last. Hurry and shop now!

Mind blow low prices on electronics

Get either the Prestigio multiphone or Proline tablet 7” tablet for only R699. Offers valid while stocks last. Shop now!

30% off Barbie toys

Save 30% on all Barbie toys and accessories. Offer valid while stocks last. Shop now!

Baby extravanganza month at kalahari.com

Celebrate baby month with a wide range of awesome baby products. Offers valid while stocks last. Shop now.

OLX Free Classifieds [change area]

Samsung Galaxy s4

Mobile, Cell Phones in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 24

Best bargain in big bay

Real Estate, Houses - Apartments for Sale in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 25

VW Golf 6, 1.6 Trendline (Excellent condition)

Vehicles, Cars in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 25

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.








Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.