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.

View pics of convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius as he returns to the High Court in Pretoria for an appearance ahead of sentencing proceedings and a bail application.

View pics of convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius as he returns to the High Court in Pretoria for an appearance ahead of sentencing proceedings and a bail application.

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Pistorius’s lawyers tight-lipped over possible bail application

2015-12-04 17:16

Convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius’s lawyers remained tight-lipped on Friday over his possible bail application.

NPA welcomes murder conviction for Oscar

2015-12-03 11:41

The National Prosecuting Authority has welcomed the Supreme Court of Appeal's decision to replace Oscar Pistorius’s culpable homicide conviction with murder.

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.

Disappointment at decision to release Oscar

2015-10-15 21:02

It is disappointing that Oscar Pistorius is being released from jail, but he will hopefully have become a better man, three women's rights organisations have said.

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.

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.

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.

Why News24 has chosen NOT to publish pics of Reeva Steenkamp's dead body

This week Judge Masipa granted a request that photos be made public of Reeva Steenkamp’s body after she was shot four times by boyfriend and former Paralympian Oscar Pistorius. News24 has decided not to circulate the images. Here's why.

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Media houses preparing for Oscar case

2015-12-08 06:58

Madiba Street in front of the High Court in Pretoria is a hive of activity as media houses make final preparations to broadcast the appearance of convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius.

Pistorius family: 'No comment'

2015-12-03 11:53

The family of Oscar Pistorius has noted the Supreme Court of Appeal's decision to replace his culpable homicide conviction with murder, but will not comment at this stage.

INFOGRAPHIC: Oscar's SCA hearing in review

2015-12-02 21:31

The Supreme Court of Appeal will rule on Thursday on whether Oscar Pistorius’s culpable homicide conviction will be replaced with murder. Here is how his SCA hearing played out last month.

Reeva's father says he wants to meet Oscar

2015-10-25 22:30

The father of Reeva Steenkamp said in an interview that he wants to meet Oscar Pistorius to seek closure over the killing of his daughter.

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 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.

Denied release for now, Pistorius remains controversial

2015-08-22 17:00

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

Twitter reacts to Oscar parole suspension

2015-08-19 18:21

The Twitterati haven't wasted any timing pronouncing on the news that convicted paralympian Oscar Pistorius's parole has been suspended.

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