Escape bid by rapist and terrorist foiled

2014-02-10 09:32

Observant wardens at Leeuwkop prison have foiled an escape attempt by Sunday rapist Jaco Steyn and Nigerian terror mastermind Henry Okah, according to a report.

Judge: 'Sunday Rapist' can't be rehabilitated

2012-09-19 17:25

Judge Sita Kolbe has said with all the evidence given, she did not believe 'Sunday Rapist' Jaco Steyn could be rehabilitated, as she sentenced him to five life terms and an additional 170 years in prison.

I hope you suffer - victim's mom

2012-09-19 13:15

In a letter to "Sunday Rapist" Jaco Steyn, Louise de Waal's mother tells him he is "the most despicable, disgusting human being" and she hopes he suffers.

Steyn guilty of culpable homicide

2012-09-18 14:45

It was proven beyond reasonable doubt that the death of Lazanne Farmer was caused by culpable homicide, a judge has said during her judgment of alleged “Sunday Rapist” Jaco Steyn.

'Sunday Rapist' planned murder - State

2012-09-13 14:08

The alleged "Sunday Rapist's" use of a fire enhancer when he set alight schoolgirl Louise de Waal shows that he planned the murder, the State has contended.

Both 'Sunday Rapist' witnesses deny alibi

2012-08-31 14:19

Two alibi witnesses have denied they were with Jaco Steyn on the days the so-called "Sunday Rapist" attacked his victims.

Call alibi witnesses, 'Sunday Rapist' told

2012-08-29 21:02

A High Court judge has advised the alleged "Sunday Rapist" Jaco Steyn to find alibi witnesses, even though he insisted he did not want to force anyone to testify for him.

'Sunday Rapist' will not call witnesses

2012-08-29 15:31

The alleged "Sunday Rapist" will not call any alibi witnesses because they are "scared of the media", he says.

Opposite sex is my weakness: Jaco Steyn

2012-08-27 14:04

Alleged "Sunday Rapist" Jaco Steyn has testified that it is just a coincidence GPS co-ordinates on his phone put him in the vicinity where the girls were abducted.

'Sunday Rapist' to testify

2012-08-27 12:03

The alleged 'Sunday Rapist' will testify in his trial in the High Court, sitting in the Palm Ridge Magistrate's Court, Alberton.


Jaco Steyn sentence 'sends a message'

2012-09-19 19:00

The Commission for Gender Equality (GCE) has welcomed the sentencing of "Sunday Rapist" Jaco Steyn.

'Sunday Rapist' gets five life sentences

2012-09-19 15:27

"Sunday Rapist" Jaco Steyn has been sentenced to five life terms in prison.

'Sunday Rapist' found guilty on 33 charges

2012-09-18 22:39

"Sunday Rapist" Jaco Steyn has been found guilty on 33 charges, including murder, in the South Gauteng High Court sitting in Alberton.

Judgment in 'Sunday Rapist' trial begins

2012-09-18 12:17

Judge Sita Kolbe started handing down her judgment to alleged "Sunday Rapist" Johannes Jacobus Steyn.

'Sunday Rapist' trial delayed

2012-09-12 17:28

The trial of the alleged "Sunday Rapist" has been postponed because the judge was not present, the National Prosecuting Authority says.

Alibi witness denies 'Sunday Rapist' sex

2012-08-31 11:42

An alibi for the alleged "Sunday Rapist" has testified that she did not have a sex with Jaco Steyn at an abandoned holiday resort in Maropeng, where murdered teenager Louise de Waal's body was found.

'Sunday Rapist' cries on stand

2012-08-29 19:37

The alleged "Sunday Rapist" has cried as he testified about his affairs with prostitutes.

Steyn: 'Sunday Rapist' has urges

2012-08-29 13:08

The 'Sunday Rapist' is likely someone who is “desperate and has “urges to satisfy”, says accused Jaco Steyn.

'Sunday Rapist' denies murder

2012-08-27 12:18

Alleged "Sunday Rapist" Jaco Steyn has denied knowing murdered teenager Louise de Waal and said he was looking for a prostitute on the day of the murder.

Sick 'Sunday Rapist' postpones trial

2012-08-23 12:51

The 'Sunday Rapist' trial has been postponed in the High Court, sitting in the Palm Ridge Magistrate's Court, as accused Jaco Steyn is sick.

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