Oscar Pistorius to hear appeal over prison term in South Africa

Oscar Pistorius to hear appeal over prison term in South Africa: Oscar Pistorius reacts in the Pretoria High Court on September 11, 2014, in Pretoria, South Africa. Picture: Getty. The prosecution argued that Pistorius' disability should not have been a mitigating factor and that the athlete, who wept regularly throughout the trial, had not shown genuine remorse, but .... Google Alert - Pretoria Oscar Pistorius to know his fate in sentence appeal: Judge Thokozile Masipa later … [Read more...]

Oscar Pistorius admitted to hospital after suffering chest pains

Oscar Pistorius admitted to hospital after suffering chest pains: PRETORIA - Correctional Services has confirmed that convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius has been taken to hospital after apparently experiencing .... Google Alert - Pretoria Oscar Pistorius suffers a 'suspected heart attack' in jail, taken to a Pretoria hospital: The disgraced former athlete was rushed into the hospital early on Thursday morning, with initial reports suggesting he had suffered a heart attack.. … [Read more...]

Dept mum on Oscar Pistorius hospitalisation

Dept mum on Oscar Pistorius hospitalisation: PRETORIA - Convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius has spent the night in hospital for observation after reportedly suffering from chest pains on Thursday .... Google Alert - Pretoria Pretoria derby tops the billing: The Sharks, like three of the other teams, are starting a tough sequence of three matches in eight days. They go to Pretoria after this to play a midweek .... Google Alert - Pretoria India A edge South Africa A in … [Read more...]

‘Oscar Pistorius treated the same as other inmates’

'Oscar Pistorius treated the same as other inmates': Correctional Services said offenders were taken to outside hospitals for check-ups regularly and on a daily basis and this was no different for Pistorius.. IOL section Feed for Gauteng Couple in cheating row before death: A week before Zestah September was allegedly killed by her boyfriend who then set her body alight, the couple had a row over cheating allegations.. IOL section Feed for Gauteng ANC calls for Herman Mashaba to … [Read more...]

Oscar Pistorius’s grandmother dies

Convicted murderer and Paralympian Oscar Pistorius's grandmother, Gerti, has died earlier at the weekend. Full Article here: Articles relating to Places | pretoria … [Read more...]

Oscar did not try to hurt himself, he just slipped – Carl 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. Full Article here: Articles relating to Places | pretoria … [Read more...]

Oscar Pistorius’s dad breaks his silence

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. Full Article here: Articles relating to Places | pretoria … [Read more...]

WATCH: The moment Oscar Pistorius was read his sentence

Watch the moment paralympian Oscar Pistorius was handed down his six-year prison sentence by Judge Masipa on Wednesday, for the murder of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Full Article here: Articles relating to Places | pretoria … [Read more...]

WRAP: Oscar sentenced to 6 years for murder

Judge Thokozile Masipa has sentenced Oscar Pistorius to six years in jail for murdering Reeva Steenkamp, heavily favouring his defence. Full Article here: Articles relating to Places | pretoria … [Read more...]

“Oscar is a lucky man!”

Criminal law expert William Booth believes #OscarPistorius should regard himself as "quite fortunate" for receiving just six years for killing Reeva Steenkamp. Full Article here: News Gauteng Category RSS … [Read more...]