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Judge Thokozile Masipa has rejected the State’s bid for leave to appeal the six-year jail sentence for murder she imposed on Oscar Pistorius.
Judge Thokozile Masipa has sentenced Oscar Pistorius to six years in jail for murdering Reeva Steenkamp, heavily favouring his defence.
Oscar Pistorius will not appeal his six-year jail sentence for the murder of Reeva Steenkamp, a member of his legal team has said outside the High Court in Pretoria.
Sentencing proceedings for former Paralympian and convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius are expected to continue at the High Court in Pretoria.
The first person that told Public Protector Thuli Madonsela that Judge Thokozile Masipa had made a mistake in the Oscar Pistorius judgment was her daughter, Wenzile.
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.
The State is expected to argue Paralympian Oscar Pistorius should be convicted of murder and not culpable homicide after shooting Reeva Steenkamp. Here is what you need to know.
The SA government is disregarding the law in certain instances, said Judge Thokozile Masipa during an event held at a London law firm last week.
The State’s appeal against Oscar Pistorius's culpable homicide conviction will be heard by the Supreme Court of Appeal in November.
The handling of the Oscar Pistorius trial by Judge Thokozile Masipa took centre stage during the judicial Service Commission interviews in Pretoria, a report says.
Oscar Pistorius on his stumps, holding a gun, would have been a "formidable" person, the High Court in Johannesburg has heard.
A legal expert says the State will have a tough time getting the Supreme Court of Appeal to reconsider Judge Thokozile Masipa’s six-year sentence for convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius.
Oscar Pistorius has been sentenced to 6 years in jail for the murder of Reeva Steenkamp by the High Court in Pretoria.
Sentencing of Oscar Pistorius is set down for Monday, 13 June in the North Gauteng High Court.
For Reeva Steenkamp's father, Barry, it is finally "over", but for Oscar Pistorius, it is probably the beginning of many years behind bars. This after the Supreme Court of Appeal set aside a 2014 culpable homicide conviction and replaced it with one of murder.
Whether Pretoria High Court Judge Thokozile Masipa made errors in applying the law with her Oscar Pistorius judgment, is what five appeal judges will be deliberating on in the next few weeks.
The National Prosecuting Authority has filed papers to appeal former Paralympian Oscar Pistorius' culpable homicide conviction.
Reeva Steenkamp's parents want Oscar Pistorius to stay behind bars, they have said in a letter to the parole board.
JSC member Julius Malema has criticised a candidate standing for the position of Limpopo High Court judge president after he used a slogan associated with the ANC in his interview.
The NPA says it is happy the court had refused to entertain Oscar Pistorius's challenge of the State's appeal against his culpable homicide conviction.
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