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Pistorius turns 28

Saturday 22 November 2014 05:50

Paralympian Oscar Pistorius turns 28 on Saturday and it’s his first birthday behind bars.


We will never get closure: Reeva's mother

Friday 21 November 2014 05:15

The mother of slain Port Elizabeth model, Reeva Steenkamp, says she is not concerned about the outcome of the appeal process, as it will neither bring back their daughter, nor closure.


Reeva Steenkamp’s mother June Steenkamp says the family will never find closure.
June Steenkamp launches her book in PE

Thursday 20 November 2014 17:35

With an appeal process looming against the verdict and sentencing of Oscar Pistorius for the death of his model girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, her mother is launching her book.


Pistorius' lawyers argue that there was no error of law when he was sentenced to five years in prison.
Oscar defence files opposing papers

Wednesday 19 November 2014 06:24

The lawyers of paralympian Oscar Pistorius have filed papers opposing the State's application to appeal his culpable homicide conviction and sentence.


Oscar Pistorius was jailed for five years for the culpable homicide of his girlfriend.
Correctional services refutes Oscar "monitoring" reports

Wednesday 12 November 2014 06:55

Correctional services on Tuesday dismissed reports that Oscar Pistorius would not be eligible for correctional supervision because an electronic monitoring device cannot be fitted on him.


All the cases opened over Nkandla are being brought together at head office under General Moonoo.
Pistorius investigator to head up Nkandla probe

Tuesday 11 November 2014 11:45

The man who investigated Oscar Pistorius for killing his girlfriend will be heading up the investigation  into the security upgrades at President Jacob Zuma's Nkandla homestead.


Oscar Pistorius is serving a five-year jail term for culpable homicide
No special bathroom for Pistorius: Dept.

Sunday 9 November 2014 14:46

Paralympian Oscar Pistorius, who has been sentenced to five years in prison, is not getting a special bathroom, the Department of Correctional Services said on Sunday.


Pistorius's lawyers oppose verdict, jail sentence appeal

Friday 7 November 2014 14:32

Oscar Pistorius's lawyers have formally opposed an appeal by the state against the athlete's culpable homicide verdict and five-year jail sentence handed down last month, prosecutors said.


NPA appeals Pistorius sentence, awaits date

Tuesday 4 November 2014 20:48

The NPA filed papers on Tuesday morning hoping to eventually secure a murder conviction.


Safa on a drive to eradicate illegal guns

Tuesday 4 November 2014 20:38

Safa has appointed a legal heavyweight, Norman Arendse, to head a campaign of curbing the unlawful possession of guns.


State appeals Oscar conviction, sentence

Tuesday 4 November 2014 11:00

The State has filed its appeal against paralympian Oscar Pistorius's conviction and sentence, the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) said on Tuesday.


The NPA will appeal both the conviction and the sentence in the Oscar Pistorius trial.
NPA gives clarity on Pistorius appeal

Tuesday 28 October 2014 10:15

National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) spokesperson Nathi Mncube says there was an error paralympian Oscar Pistorius’s conviction and sentence.


NPA to appeal Pistorius case

Monday 27 October 2014 16:00

The State will appeal paralympian Oscar Pistorius's conviction of culpable homicide and the sentence he received, the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) said on Monday


 On Tuesday Pistorius was sentenced to five years in prison for the culpable homicide of his girlfriend.
NPA denies Pistorius appeal process starting

Sunday 26 October 2014 13:52

The National Prosecuting Authority on Sunday denied a report that the appeal against Oscar Pistorius's conviction and sentence will start next month.


Oscar Pistorius was sentenced to prison for five years for the culpable homicide of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp
Correctional Services refuses to comment on reports of Oscar's crying

Thursday 23 October 2014 09:50

The Correctional Services Department on Thursday declined to comment on a report that convicted paralympian Oscar Pistorius wept himself to sleep on his first day in prison.


Oscar Pistorius had helped to "open doors" for South Africa in the international sporting scene.
End of the road for Oscar: Mbalula

Thursday 23 October 2014 09:23

Paralympian Oscar Pistorius's sentence and conviction for the killing of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp marks the end of his world athletics career, Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula.


Oscar Pistorius bids his family goodbye after sentencing on Tuesday 21 October 2014.
Unprecedented social media reaction to Oscar Pistorius sentencing

Wednesday 22 October 2014 12:33

Social media saw an unprecedented reaction to the Oscar Pistorius sentencing.


Oscar Pistorius has been sentenced to five years in prison for the death of his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Pistorius sentence is good: Attorney

Wednesday 22 October 2014 09:49

Attorney at Marks Attorneys, Ulrich Roux, says Oscar Pistorius's sentence is good in terms of a conviction of culpable homicide.


Oscar Pistorius spent his first night in jail after he was sentenced to five years in prison for killing his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp.
Pistorius needs psychological help: Expert

Wednesday 22 October 2014 08:03

University of Cape Town Professor of Exercise and Sports Science, Tim Noakes, says blade runner Oscar Pistorius is going to need a lot of psychological help.


NPA disappointed with Pistorius sentence

Wednesday 22 October 2014 08:00

National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) spokesperson Nathi Mncube says they are disappointed with the five year jail sentence imposed against paralympian Oscar Pistorius.


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