Hearing on Pistorius’s parole postponed

2015-10-09 12:16

The Kgosi Mampuru II prison parole board has postponed a hearing into Oscar Pistorius’s parole.

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.

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.

Oscar 'not coming out now', media told by his cousin

2015-09-18 15:17

Journalists camped outside the house of Oscar Pistorius's uncle have been told by his cousin that he will not be released soon.

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.

Pistorius family keeps mum on parole hearing

2015-08-27 15:58

Oscar Pistorius's family members have taken note of his parole hearing date, but refuse to comment further.

Oscar parole review date in three weeks - report

2015-08-27 09:21

Culpable homicide convicted Oscar Pistorius will have his parole reviewed in three weeks' time, a report says.

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.

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.


Pistorius parole discussions to start

2015-10-09 09:25

The parole board of the Kgosi Mampuru II prison in Pretoria will be meeting to reconsider whether it should grant Oscar Pistorius parole.

Pistorius to undergo psychotherapy

2015-10-06 07:11

The Parole Review Board has recommended that jailed Paralympian Oscar Pistorius be sent for psychotherapy, the Department of Correctional Services says.

Pistorius parole hearing to proceed

2015-10-05 07:25

The parole board is reportedly expected to make a decision on whether to give Oscar Pistorius an early release from prison.

Oscar's family also in the dark

2015-09-18 13:21

Life seems to be going on as usual outside the Pistorius family home and the Kgosi Mampuru II prison, even though an announcement on Oscar Pistorius's possible release under correctional supervision is expected.

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.

Pistorius family to lodge complaint over 'diva' article

2015-08-27 14:14

Convicted paralympian Oscar Pistorius's family will lodge a complaint with the Press Ombudsman over an article about the apparent demands Pistorius has made while in prison.

Justice system under media spotlight thanks to Oscar

2015-08-25 15:09

South Africa's justice system has come under increased scrutiny in media coverage over the past 18 months, principally driven by the Oscar Pistorius saga, a media analysis company says.

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.

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