SABC News - Oscar Pistorius


State files final arguments in Pistorius case

Thursday 31 July 2014 06:00

The State has filed its final arguments in the Oscar Pistorius murder case.


Oscar Pistorius says Jared Mortimer "aggressively interrogated him" on matters relating to his murder trial.
Mortimer seeking attention: Pistorius family

Wednesday 16 July 2014 06:03

The man who claimed to have been involved in an altercation with murder-accused Oscar Pistorius was seeking attention, Pistorius's family said on Tuesday.


Oscar Pistorius soon left the club with his cousin, adding that going to the club was never a good idea.
Pistorius regrets club altercation incident

Tuesday 15 July 2014 09:52

Murder accused Oscar Pistorius' spokesperson says the paralympian regrets his decision to go to a public place.


Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius is charged with murdering his law-graduate and model girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day last year.
Pistorius involved in bar altercation

Tuesday 15 July 2014 05:16

Murder-accused Oscar Pistorius was involved in an altercation at a trendy Sandton club over the weekend, his spokesperson confirmed on Monday.


Oscar Pistorius is on trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Pistorius tweets not in contempt of court

Monday 14 July 2014 10:59

Murder-accused paralympian Oscar Pistorius's latest tweets were not in contempt of court, a media lawyer said on Monday.


Oscar Pistorius has pleaded not guilty to four charges
Closing arguments in Pistorius trial set for August

Wednesday 9 July 2014 07:20

The Oscar Pistorius murder trial will resume on August the 7th for closing arguments


 Oscar Pistorius is accused of murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Leaked Pistorius video could affect his credibility

Tuesday 8 July 2014 14:18

Member of the Johannesburg Bar of Advocates, Manny Wits says the leaked Oscar Pistorius video could have a negative impact on his credibility.


Oscar Pistorius shot and killed his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Judge slams leaking of Pistorius video

Tuesday 8 July 2014 12:22

The presiding Judge in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial, Thokozile Masipa, has condemned people who steal or leak confidential court documents.


Oscar Pistorius shot and killed his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day last year.
Defence set to close case in Pistorius trial

Tuesday 8 July 2014 05:21

The defence team in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial is expected to close its case on Tuesday in the North Gauteng High Court.


Oscar Pistorius was evaluated for a month at Weskoppies Psychiatrist Hospital .
Pistorius’s defence asks for postponement as trial nears end

Monday 7 July 2014 20:42

The Oscar Pistorius trial defence team on Monday requested the State to postpone the athlete’s murder trial to Tuesday.


Defence can't consult state psychiatrist: Judge

Monday 7 July 2014 18:23

Murder-accused Oscar Pistorius's defence may not consult State psychiatrist Carla Kotze, Judge Thokozile Masipa ruled on Monday.


Pistorius prosecutor casts doubts on Derman’s credibility

Monday 7 July 2014 11:45

Doubts about the expertise and credibility of sports Doctor, Wayne Derman, have been raised in the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.


Professor back on stand at Pistorius trial

Monday 7 July 2014 05:52

Cross-examination of a sports and exercise medicine professor who treated murder accused Oscar Pistorius is expected to continue in the paralympian's trial in the North Gauteng High Court on Monday.


Murder accused paralympian, Oscar Pistorius.
Legal action over Oscar video

Sunday 6 July 2014 06:36

Lawyers for murder accused paralympian Oscar Pistorius are taking legal action over footage that emerged on Saturday of him re-enacting the night he shot his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.


Oscar Pistorius is on trial for killing his girlfriend on Valentines day.
Pistorius trial postponed

Thursday 3 July 2014 19:31

The Oscar Pistorius trial has been postponed until Monday in the South Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.


Oscar Pistorius is on trial for the murder of model girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp
Disability takes centre stage at Pistorius trial

Thursday 3 July 2014 11:30

Sports physician Wayne Derman says Pistorius’ disability left him without a choice but to approach the situation he considered dangerous on Valentine's Day last year.


 Oscar Pistorius shot and killed his girlfriend on Valentine’s Day last year.
Sports scientist back on stand in Pistorius trial

Thursday 3 July 2014 06:30

Sports scientist Wayne Derman will continue with his testimony in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial on Thursday.


Oscar Pistorius is also being tried for three firearms-related charges; if convicted, he faces up to 25 years.
Pistorius runs the risk of ending his life: Report

Wednesday 2 July 2014 19:39

Judge Thoko Masipa has ordered the media attending the Oscar Pistorius murder trial not to publish the psychiatrist report on the mental state of the accused.


Pistorius's psychiatric evaluation report broadcast prohibited

Wednesday 2 July 2014 17:41

The North Gauteng High Court has prohibited the publication and broadcasting of the contents of reports on Oscar Pistorius's psychiatric evaluation.


Pistorius suffers from severe anxiety and depression: Psychologist

Wednesday 2 July 2014 11:45

Oscar Pistorius is being treated clinically for anxiety and according to DR JG Scholtz.


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