ARTICLES RELATING TO GRIEKWASTAD MURDERS

Media now free to name Griekwastad killer

2014-08-15 17:19

Three newspapers have identified the teenager convicted of a triple murder in Griekwastad in the Northern Cape on the day of his 18th birthday.

Steenkamp gran: He doesn’t know what he did

2014-08-14 09:10

The 88-year-old mother of Deon Steenkamp, who was murdered along with his wife and daughter by a Griekwastad boy, says she doesn’t think the teenager realises what he did.

Nobody influenced Griekwastad teen - judge

2014-08-13 13:20

The Griekwastad farm murderer, who has been sentenced to an effective 20 years in prison, did not show remorse and was not influenced by anybody to commit the Steenkamp murders, Northern Cape Judge President Frans Kgomo says.

LIVE: Griekwastad killer sentencing - as it happened

2014-08-13 11:30

Get all the details from the sentencing of the teenager accused of murdering a Griekwastad family.

Griekwastad trial adjourns for sentencing

2014-06-24 19:59

The trial of a 17-year-old boy accused of the Steenkamp family murders in 2012 has been postponed for sentencing.

Griekwastad killer does cry, says granny

2014-06-06 14:13

The young Griekwastad killer does show emotion, but not in front of others, the Northern Cape High Court has heard.

Griekwastad killer's sentencing continues

2014-06-05 07:25

Sentencing procedures against the young Griekwastad murderer will continue in the Northern Cape High Court.

Griekwastad killer ‘not confronted’

2014-06-04 12:42

The young Griekwastad murderer was never really confronted about the three murders he committed, the Northern Cape High Court has heard.

Griekwastad killer made of 'good human material'

2014-06-04 05:00

The Griekwastad farm murderer seems to be made of good human material, the Northern Cape High Court has heard.

Criminologist to testify for Griekwastad boy

2014-06-03 10:38

The defence team for the Griekwastad farm murderer has called a forensic and juvenile criminologist to testify in mitigation of sentence for the boy.

Griekwastad murderer a 'charming manipulator'

2014-05-15 12:02

The teenager found guilty of three Griekwastad murders is a charming manipulator, who even influenced several professionals into drawing up reports in his favour, according to a prosecutor.

Griekwastad: What SA law says about child killers

2014-03-28 12:40

The Griekwastad boy who has been found guilty of rape and a triple murder has been sentenced to 20 years in prison. We take a closer look at what happens to children who commit serious crimes.

Judge won't extend Griekwastad killer's bail

2014-03-27 16:55

Northern Cape Judge President Frans Kgomo has refused to extend the bail of a 17-year-old boy convicted of the 2012 Griekwastad farm murders.

Judge: Griekwastad girl tortured, parents executed

2014-03-27 14:14

Judge Frans Kgomo has ruled that a 17-year-old Griekwastad teenager found guilty of three murders raped and tortured the girl and shot the farmer and his wife execution style.

Judge: No stranger in Steenkamp house

2014-03-27 12:07

There was no unknown attacker on the Griekwastad farm the night of the triple Steenkamp murders, Northern Cape Judge President Frans Kgomo has found.

Judgment in Griekwastad case expected

2014-03-27 07:37

The Northern Cape High Court is expected to pass judgment in the case of a 17-year-old boy accused of killing the Steenkamp family on their farm.

Boy alone attacked Griekwastad family - State

2014-03-25 17:46

A 17-year-old boy, and nobody else, attacked the Steenkamp family on their farm at Griekwastad, the Northern Cape High Court has heard.

Griekwastad trial resumes

2014-03-25 10:05

The trial of the 17-year-old boy accused of killing the Steenkamp family on their farm Naauwoek, near Griekwastad, will resume in the Northern Cape High Court.

Griekwastad new witness 'unreliable'

2014-03-18 14:42

The report of a new expert witness in the Griekwastad murders trial is unreliable, the Northern Cape High Court has heard.

Griekwastad trial postponed to 2014

2013-12-12 21:42

The murder trial of a 17-year-old youth accused of killing the Steenkamp family of Griekwastad has been postponed.

Steenkamp murders were planned, State says

2013-12-09 21:47

The murders of a Griekwastad farmer, his wife and their daughter were planned to conceal the girl's rape, the Northern Cape High Court has heard.

Griekwastad murder trial postponed

2013-11-27 11:52

The trial of the teenager accused of killing three members of the Steenkamp family on their farm has been postponed in the Northern Cape High Court.

Griekwastad trial postponed

2013-11-20 17:12

The trial of a 17-year-old boy accused of murdering the Steenkamp family on their farm near Griekwastad has been postponed.

Griekwastad boy's testimony impossible - State

2013-11-20 14:46

The testimony of the teenager accused of killing three members of the Steenkamp family on their farm is in the realm of the impossible, the Northern Cape High Court has heard.

Griekwastad boy did not hear attack, court told

2013-11-19 15:13

The 17-year-old accused of killing three members of the Steenkamp family on their farm, did not hear one of them being attacked 15m away, the Northern Cape High Court has heard.

 

Griekwastad teen in jail for at least 10 years

2014-08-15 12:00

The teenager who was sentenced to an effective 20 years in prison after being found guilty of killing a Griekwastad family in 2012, is likely to serve at least 10 years in prison, according to a report.

Be a man, judge tells Griekwastad teen

2014-08-13 15:38

Northern Cape Judge President Frans Kgomo has urged the young Griekwastad farm murderer to act like a man and face the consequences of his deeds.

Griekwastad teen sentenced

2014-08-13 12:08
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The 17-year-old boy who was found guilty of killing the Steenkamp family on their farm in Griekwastad in 2012 has been sentenced to an effective 20 years in prison.

Griekwastad killer to be sentenced

2014-08-13 06:00

Sentencing of the 17-year-old boy found guilty of killing the Steenkamp family on their farm near Griekwastad is expected in the Northern Cape High Court.

Griekwastad teen back in court for sentencing

2014-06-24 07:07

Sentencing procedures against a 17-year-old Griekwastad boy who was found guilty of three murders and a rape are set to resume in the Northern Cape High Court.

Griekwastad murders spoke of intense emotions

2014-06-05 18:58

A forensic psychiatrist testifying during sentencing proceedings in the Griekwastad murder trial, has told court she could find no evidence that the 17-year-old killer had derived pleasure from the murders.

State: Griekwastad witness biased

2014-06-04 19:16

A witness testifying for the Griekwastad farm killer was biased and subjective, the Northern Cape High Court has heard.

Griekwastad teen in court

2014-06-04 07:15

Sentencing procedures against the young Griekwastad murderer will continue in the Northern Cape High Court.

Griekwastad boy was 'well adjusted'

2014-06-03 14:05

The grandparents and a girlfriend of the boy found guilty of killing a Griekwastad family told a criminologist that he was a well-adjusted individual, the Northern Cape High Court has heard.

Griekwastad murder case postponed

2014-05-17 18:35

The sentencing of a 17-year-old boy convicted of the 2012 Griekwastad farm murders has been postponed to next month in the Northern Cape High Court.

Griekwastad: What SA law says about child killers

2014-03-29 15:30

What is likely to happen to the Griekwastad boy who has been found guilty of rape and a triple murder?

All we know is that he's a murderer - State on Griekwastad killer

2014-03-27 19:13

All the court knows about a 17-year-old boy who killed the Steenkamp family on their Griekwastad farm, is that he is a murderer and that his rights must be curbed, Northern Cape prosecutor Hannes Cloete has said.

Griekwastad boy wants bail extended

2014-03-27 16:05

A Griekwastad youth convicted of a family's murder has asked the Northern Cape High Court to extend his bail.

Teen guilty of Griekwastad murders

2014-03-27 12:35

Northern Cape Judge President Frans Kgomo has found a 17-year-old teenager guilty of the triple murders of the Steenkamp family as well as rape and defeating the ends of justice, reporters in court have said.

Judgment starts in Griekwastad case

2014-03-27 10:23

Northern Cape Judge President Frans Kgomo has started delivering his judgment in the triple murder trial of a 17-year-old youth, saying the court is sitting as a children's court.

Boy alone attacked Griekwastad family - State

2014-03-26 11:25

A 17-year-old boy, and nobody else, attacked the Steenkamp family on their farm at Griekwastad, the Northern Cape High Court has heard.

Final arguments in Griekwastad case

2014-03-25 11:21

Final arguments in the triple murder Griekwastad farm murder case have started in the Northern Cape High Court.

Judge refuses to re-open Griekwastad case

2014-03-18 15:28

Northern Cape Judge President Frans Kgomo has dismissed an application by the minor accused in the Griekwastad farm murders trial, to reopen his case.

Griekwastad case could be re-opened

2014-03-18 12:37

The 17-year-old accused in a Griekwastad farm murder wants his trial in the Northern Cape High Court re-opened.

Griekwastad legal team fired

2013-12-12 11:39

Northern Cape Judge Frans Kgomo will consider the best interests of the alleged murderer of the Steenkamp family before his judgment after the accused's legal team was fired, Beeld reported.

Ombudsman reprimands Huisgenoot

2013-12-05 14:06

The Press Ombudsman has reprimanded Huisgenoot for publishing a picture of the boy accused of murdering the Steenkamp family on their farm near Griekwastad.

Judge queries torture of Griekwastad girl

2013-11-20 19:24

Northern Cape Judge President Frans Kgomo has questioned the 17-year-old accused over the torture the Griekwastad girl victim.

Griekwastad murders, rape linked, court told

2013-11-20 15:57

The murder of the Steenkamp family and the rape of the girl victim are linked, the Northern Cape High Court has heard.

Griekwastad youth's actions were strange - State

2013-11-19 22:06

The actions of a 17-year-old youth on the day of the Griekwastad farm killings, of which he is accused, seemed strange, the Northern Cape High Court has heard.

Griekwastad accused spends day in the dock

2013-11-18 20:27

The cross examination of the 17-year-old youth accused of the Griekwastad farm murders is set to continue in the Northern Cape High Court.

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