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Defence lawyer Barry Roux says Oscar Pistorius must be charged with culpable homicide and not murder.
Pistorius defence team pleads for leniency

Friday 8 August 2014 20:30

The Oscar Pistorius defence team on Friday made a passionate plea to Judge Thokozile Masipa to be lenient when handing down sentence to the star athlete.


Pistorius to know his fate on September 11

Friday 8 August 2014 15:56

Judge Thokozile Masipa has told the Pretoria High Court that she would deliver her verdict in the murder trial of Paralympic and Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius on September 11.


Pistorius defence slams State over inadmissible evidence

Friday 8 August 2014 11:30

Oscar Pistorius's defence lawyer, Barry Roux, has accused the State of smuggling inadmissible evidence into the trial.


Defence lawyer Barry Roux will resume the proceeding with his closing arguments.
Pistorius defence set to wrap up closing arguments

Friday 8 August 2014 05:50

Final arguments will be heard at the High Court in Pretoria on Friday by murder-accused paralympian Oscar Pistorius's defence team.


State wants Pistorius convicted on all charges

Thursday 7 August 2014 18:58

State prosecutor Gerrie Nel on Thursday asked the Pretoria High Court to convict Oscar Pistorius on all the four charges that he is currently facing.


Roux starts closing argument in Oscar trial

Thursday 7 August 2014 16:31

Defence advocate Barry Roux has started his closing argument in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial.


Oscar's testimony devoid of any truth: Nel

Thursday 7 August 2014 15:44

Prosecutor Gerrie Nel says murder accused Oscar Pistorius' version of events in the shooting of Reeva Steenkamp is devoid of any truth.


Oscar an 'appalling witness': Nel

Thursday 7 August 2014 11:36

Murder-accused Oscar Pistorius was an appalling witness, the High Court in Pretoria heard on Thursday.


State urges court to reject Pistorius’s version of events

Thursday 7 August 2014 11:10

The State in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial says the court should reject the accused's version of events.


State to present closing arguments in Pistorius case

Thursday 7 August 2014 06:42

The State will present its closing arguments in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial in the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria on Thursday morning.


Oscar case draws to a close

Wednesday 6 August 2014 20:19

The murder trial of paralympian Oscar Pistorius will enter its last stages on Thursday when closing arguments will be presented.


Carl Pistorius was returning from a business trip in Polokwane on Friday evening when the crash occured.
Police probe Carl Pistorius crash

Saturday 2 August 2014 17:53

An accident outside Modimolle that involved Carl Pistorius, the older brother of murder-accused paralympian Oscar Pistorius, is being investigated, Limpopo police said on Saturday.


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 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.


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