Hype is undermining Oscar's rights - family

2015-10-06 18:02

The public, political and media hype around Oscar Pistorius’s trial has undermined his right to be treated like any other prisoner, his family says.

No clarity on when Oscar could be released

2015-10-05 09:25

It is unclear when Oscar Pistorius will be released from Kgosi Mampuru II Prison in Pretoria should he be granted parole.

Oscar's parole review hearing postponed for 2 weeks

2015-09-19 11:18

The hearing regarding former Paralympian Oscar Pistorius's parole has been postponed for two weeks, the correctional services department has confirmed.

No clarity on Oscar release

2015-09-18 22:31

It was still unclear when the Parole Review Board would make a decision on former Paralympian Oscar Pistorius's release.

Media descends on Pretoria prison for Pistorius

2015-09-18 10:21

Camera crews, photographers and reporters have started milling around the Kgosi Mampuru II prison in Pretoria in anticipation of the possible release of Paralympian Oscar Pistorius.

Oscar cannot afford a new trial - Barry Roux

2015-09-16 22:15

Oscar Pistorius cannot afford a new trial, and it would be too long and complex, his lawyer Barry Roux has argued in papers filed with the Supreme Court of Appeal.

Steenkamps: Why didn't Oscar just let her walk away?

2015-08-24 13:05

Ten months behind bars is not enough for the man who killed their daughter, June and Barry Steenkamp have said in an interview.

Best birthday since Reeva's death - June Steenkamp

2015-08-20 14:28

The decision to keep Oscar Pistorius in jail has given Reeva Steenkamp’s parents the opportunity to celebrate her “best birthday” since her death, a women’s rights group says.

No comment on Oscar appeal reports

2015-08-20 09:03

Oscar Pistorius’s lawyer could not comment on reports that the former paralympian will appeal the decision not to release him from jail on Friday.

PWMSA to brief media following Pistorius decision

2015-08-20 05:12

The Progressive Women’s Movement of SA, whose petition to Justice Minister Michael Masutha on Oscar Pistorius preceded a decision to suspend the Paralympian's release on parole, is expected to brief the media.


Oscar to stay in jail as parole decision delayed: lawyer

2015-10-05 17:47

Oscar Pistorius will stay in jail after a decision to grant him parole was again delayed, his lawyer has said.

Pistorius appeal set for November 3

2015-09-22 14:20

The Supreme Court of Appeal will hear the State’s appeal against former Paralympian Oscar Pistorius's conviction on November 3.

Oscar's family still waiting for news on parole

2015-09-19 10:21

Correctional Services and the family of former Paralympian Oscar Pistorius have not yet been informed of any developments regarding the Parole Review Board.

Media houses still waiting for Oscar

2015-09-18 17:05

Journalists are still stationed outside the Kgosi Mampuru prison, hoping to get a glimpse of former Paralympian sprinter Oscar Pistorius should he be released.

Parole review board to decide on Oscar's fate

2015-09-18 05:29

A parole review board is expected to meet to decide whether Oscar Pistorius should stay in jail or be released.

Heads of arguments in Pistorius appeal due next week

2015-09-07 14:39

Oscar Pistorius's legal team has until next week to submit its heads of argument in the State’s appeal against the former athlete's conviction.

Denied release for now, Pistorius remains controversial

2015-08-22 17:00

Legality of Oscar Pistorius' release clouded by public outcry, maybe political pressure

Four months to decide on Pistorius release

2015-08-20 12:43

Notice of a legal challenge to the suspension of Oscar Pistorius's early release from prison has not yet been received by the Department of Justice and Correctional Services, a spokesperson says.

Oscar Pistorius still in the limelight

2015-08-20 07:26

Oscar Pistorius continues to make international headlines after his release into correctional supervision was blocked.

No word on potential legal action by Oscar's lawyers

2015-08-19 21:15

There was no word from Oscar Pistorius's lawyers on whether they would pursue legal action following the decision by Justice Minister Michael Masutha to suspend the release of the Paralympian on parole.

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