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The Constitutional Court has dismissed an application by former Paralympian Oscar Pistorius to appeal his 13-year sentence for murder.
Former Paralympic champion and convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius has been injured in a prison brawl over the use of a public phone, a prison official says.
The Supreme Court of Appeal will on Friday hear the State's appeal to lengthen the jail term of double-amputee sprinter Oscar Pistorius for murdering his girlfriend.
"It is going very well with Oscar Pistorius," the Department of Correctional Services says, as he marks one year in prison.
The State will have to argue in the Supreme Court of Appeal in Bloemfontein why it thinks convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius's six-year jail term is lenient.
The State will challenge Oscar Pistorius's six year jail term in the Supreme Court of Appeal, the National Prosecuting Authority says.
The State's repeated appeals against Oscar Pistorius were prolonging his uncertainty and bouncing him between courts "like a ping-pong ball", the High Court in Johannesburg has heard.
Reducing convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius's sentence from the prescribed 15-year minimum to six "induces a sense of shock", the High Court in Johannesburg has heard.
Oscar Pistorius’ defence team says that the State’s decision to appeal his murder sentence is without merit.
Oscar Pistorius’s father, Henke, believes his son should never have been convicted of murder and is “furious” that his advice on the case was repeatedly ignored by the Pistorius family and their legal team.
Former Paralympian Oscar Pistorius has filed papers to the Constitutional Court appealing his 13-year sentence for murder.
The Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) in Bloemfontein has increased the sentence of former Paralympian Oscar Pistorius to 13 years in prison for the 2013 murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp
Oscar Pistorius will be kept in hospital overnight following medical examinations believed to be related to chest pains.
Reeva Steenkamp's parents have sent their best wishes to the man who "fought for justice" for their late daughter.
Convicted murderer and Paralympian Oscar Pistorius's grandmother, Gerti, has died earlier at the weekend.
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.
Oscar Pistorius on his stumps, holding a gun, would have been a "formidable" person, the High Court in Johannesburg has heard.
The State is set to again challenge a ruling by Judge Thokozile Masipa against convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius.
Oscar Pistorius' older brother, Carl, has denied the Paralympian had deliberately hurt himself, saying the convicted murderer had slipped in his cell and hurt himself.
The National Prosecuting Authority believes that the High Court failed to take into account that Reeva Steenkamp’s right to life was “needlessly taken from her”.
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