A report that Oscar Pistorius threw a “wobbly” when he heard that the State’s application for leave to appeal his conviction was successful, is untrue, says his lawyer.
The countdown to the new year has began. But before we greet 2015, let us take a look back at the videos that got South Africans glued to their screens this year.
Oscar Pistorius’ next stop is Bloemfontein. Judge Thokozile Masipa today granted the state leave to appeal the athlete’s conviction of culpable homicide at the Supreme Court of Appeal in Bloemfontein.
Judge Thokozile Masipa is expected to give her ruling on the state’s leave to appeal Paralympian athlete Oscar Pistorius’ sentence and conviction, in the North Gauteng High Court today.
Oscar Pistorius’ defence lawyer Barry Roux has argued that state prosecutor Gerrie Nel has no right to question the factual findings made by Judge Thokozile Masipa in his client’s murder trial and that no higher court would find different anyway.
The application by the State for leave to appeal Oscar Pistorius’ sentence and conviction was not an easy task, the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria has heard.
The state’s application for leave to appeal Paralympian athlete Oscar Pistorius’ sentence and conviction is expected to be heard in the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria today.
After 49 days in prison, Oscar Pistorius could get bail if the State succeeds in its application for leave to appeal his sentence and conviction, says a law expert.
The parents of slain model Reeva Steenkamp and honeymoon bride Anni Dewani have united in their grief.
June Steenkamp, mother of Reeva Steenkamp who was shot and killed by Oscar Pistorius, will break her silence in a Carte Blanche interview on Sunday.
When a teenage Oscar Pistorius broke his prostheses, instead of going to his usual doctor, his grandmother Gerti found a number in Pretoria and dialled it. Pistorius’ biographer John Carlin details the event that changed Oscar’s life
Any person found guilty of flouting the rules for Paralympian Oscar Pistorius at the Kgosi Mampuru prison in Pretoria will be dealt with, the department of correctional services has said. “According to the management of the correction centre, inmate Oscar Pistorius is not receiving preferential treatment,” spokesperson Logan Maistry said today. “The allegations will be […]
June Steenkamp is reportedly launching her book “Reeva – A Mother’s Story” in Port Elizabeth this week.
The lawyers of Paralympian Oscar Pistorius have filed papers opposing the state’s application to appeal his culpable homicide conviction and sentence.
Czech fugitive Radovan Krejcir and paralympian Oscar Pistorius have trained together at the Kgosi Mampuru Prison in Pretoria.
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