Oscar’s application ‘without merit, contrived’ - State

2016-01-25 21:06

The State has opposed Paralympian Oscar Pistorius's application to appeal his murder conviction on the grounds that there was "no reasonable prospect" of him succeeding.

SCA 'discriminated' against Oscar - court papers

2016-01-12 14:08

The Supreme Court of Appeal has no authority to "interfere" with the High Court in Pretoria's factual findings and convict Oscar Pistorius of murder, the former athlete has argued to the Constitutional Court.

Oscar to dig deeper into pockets

2015-12-08 19:31

As convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius and his legal team prepare to approach the Constitutional Court to appeal his murder conviction, the blade runner will need to dig deeper into his pockets.

'Sorry, we're not interested,' ConCourt could tell Oscar - expert

2015-12-08 13:03

Paralympian Oscar Pistorius is turning to the Constitutional Court to try to overturn his murder conviction, but it might be tricky to convince the highest court of the country to hear his appeal, a legal expert has warned.

Oscar plans to approach the Constitutional Court

2015-12-08 10:02

Murder convicted former paralympian Oscar Pistorius intends to apply for leave to appeal to the Constitutional Court, the High Court in Pretoria has heard.

Pistorius returns to high court after murder conviction

2015-12-08 05:34

Convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius will be back in the High Court in Pretoria for an appearance ahead of formal sentencing proceedings.

No warrant of arrest for Oscar

2015-12-06 19:30

The National Prosecuting Authority has reiterated that no warrant has been issued for Paralympian Oscar Pistorius.

Oscar verdict is justice for Reeva and all SA women - June Steenkamp

2015-12-04 14:55

June Steenkamp says she was "overwhelmed" when the Supreme Court of Appeal ruled that Oscar Pistorius was guilty of the murder of her daughter, Reeva.

'I never doubted my evidence' - News24 speaks to Oscar ballistics expert

2015-12-04 12:21

Police ballistics expert Chris Mangena says he never doubted his evidence in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial, and feels vindicated following the Supreme Court of Appeal’s ruling of murder this week.

11 important quotes from the SCA's judgment against Oscar Pistorius

2015-12-03 14:06

The Supreme Court of Appeal has replaced Oscar Pistorius's culpable homicide conviction with one of murder. Here are 11 important quotes from the judgment.


Oscar's appeal has 'no reasonable prospect of success' - State

2016-01-25 15:32

The State has filed an affidavit to oppose Oscar Pistorius's bid to appeal his conviction of murder with the Consitutional Court.

Oscar heads to Constitutional Court

2016-01-11 17:44

Convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius has filed papers with the Constitutional Court in a bid to appeal his conviction, his legal team has confirmed.

Oscar electronically tagged after bail application

2015-12-08 15:17

Murder-convicted Paralympian Oscar Pistorius has been electronically tagged following his successful bail application.

Oscar granted R10 000 bail

2015-12-08 10:58

The High Court in Pretoria has granted murder-convicted Oscar Pistorius bail of R10 000.

Oscar Pistorius arrives at court

2015-12-08 09:15

Convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius had to brave a large media contingent outside the High Court in Pretoria on Tuesday morning, with photographers jostling for space to snap a picture of the once-beloved athlete who is now facing more time behind bars.

Pistorius back in court on Tuesday

2015-12-07 13:52

Convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius will be back in the in the Pretoria High Court on Tuesday for a quick appearance ahead of formal sentencing proceedings.

ANCWL apologises to Steenkamps for blunder after Oscar's murder conviction

2015-12-06 18:32

ANCWL President Bathabile Dlamini has apologised to June Steenkamp in person for a faux pas when a member said (Reeva) Steenkamp must rot in jail, instead of (Oscar) Pistorius.

NPA wants Pistorius in court 'urgently'

2015-12-04 13:26

The National Prosecuting Authority wants convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius to appear in court and receive a harsher sentence "as a matter of extreme urgency".

Oscar ruling dominates almost 90% of social media activity

2015-12-03 22:44

Statistics provided by ROi Africa shows that almost 90% of social media activity for the day was dedicated to the ruling made by the SCA in Bloemfontein, which found Oscar Pistorius guilty of murder.

Oscar & Reeva: 'A human tragedy of Shakespearean proportions'

2015-12-03 12:10

The Supreme Court of Appeal has described the Oscar Pistorius case as a tragedy, as it overturned his culpable homicide conviction for Reeva Steenkamp's death.

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