Prosecution claims Pistorius tailored evidence
Apr 11, 2014
AgenceFrance-Presse | Tuesday October 21, 2014
Oscar Pistorius, the paralympian sprinter known as the "Blade Runner", was led from the dock down to the cells to start his sentence for shooting model Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day 2013.
AssociatedPress | Tuesday October 21, 2014
Oscar Pistorius killed his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day last year, shooting her through a closed toilet door in his home. He testified that the shooting was an accident after mistaking his girlfriend for a nighttime intruder.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday October 16, 2014
A cousin of slain model Reeva Steenkamp made a tearful plea on Thursday for Oscar Pistorius to "pay for what he has done," as the prosecution sought to make sure the Paralympic athlete goes to jail.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Monday October 13, 2014
Oscar Pistorius was found guilty last month of negligently killing his girlfriend in the early hours of Valentine's Day 2013.
AssociatedPress | Monday October 13, 2014
A sentence for culpable homicide can range from a suspended sentence and a fine to as many as 15 years in prison. Judge Thokozile Masipa in September found Oscar Pistorius not guilty of both premeditated murder and murder in his killing of Reeva Stee...
World | Reuters | Friday September 12, 2014
After his conviction on Friday for the negligent killing of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day last year, Olympic track star Oscar Pistorius's next battle will be to stay outside the walls of the notorious Pretoria Central Prison, or C...
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday September 11, 2014
"Blade Runner" Oscar Pistorius sat weeping in the dock on Thursday as a judge began handing down the verdict over the Valentine's Day killing of the star Paralympian's model lover.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Thursday September 11, 2014
If found guilty of deliberately killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day 2013,?Oscar Pistorius faces a life behind bars, and notoriety that would eclipse his Olympic-sized sporting achievements.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Wednesday September 10, 2014
Celebrity athlete Oscar Pistorius, 27, faces life behind bars -- and notoriety that would eclipse his athletic achievements -- if found guilty of deliberately killing lover Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day 2013.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Tuesday September 9, 2014
Viewers around the world will learn whether the star South African sprinter known as the "Blade Runner" is guilty or not guilty of murdering his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day 2013.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday September 9, 2014
The Oscar Pistorius trial, which live television broadcasts have turned into a blend of international soap-opera and tragic TV reality show, will finally reach judgement day this week.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Friday August 8, 2014
In his closing argument, fiery defence lawyer Barry Roux sought to pick apart the prosecution's case that his famous client had deliberately murdered 29-year-old Reeva Steenkamp after an argument in the early hours of Valentine's Day 2013.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Thursday August 7, 2014
State lawyer Gerrie Nel kicked off a two-day showdown between the country's top legal minds, insisting Oscar Pistorius deliberately murdered his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day in 2013 and declared him a "deceitful witness".
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World | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 14, 2014
South African Paralympian Oscar Pistorius, on trial for killing his model girlfriend last year, has broken a long social networking silence with a series of tweets on love and pain.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Monday June 30, 2014
Star sprinter Oscar Pistorius has tried to argue that a "generalised anxiety disorder" contributed to him shooting dead his 29-year-old model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day last year.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday June 28, 2014
One of the three psychiatrists who assessed Oscar Pistorius was hospitalised after allegedly suffering a heart-attack just days before the Paralympian's murder trial resumes, South African media said yesterday.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday June 11, 2014
Will Brazilians choose love, or love of the game? With the World Cup opening on the same date Brazil traditionally celebrates its version of Valentine's Day, merchants are helping lovers and spouses figure out how to embrace both.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday May 10, 2014
Oscar Pistorius has sold the upmarket Pretoria home where he shot dead his girlfriend, his estate agent said Friday, amid mounting legal fees resulting from a lengthy murder trial.