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#Pistorius

# pistorius - Tuesday 12 December, 2017

Oscar Pistorius injured in prison brawl over use of public phone
# Brawl
# Brawl

Oscar Pistorius injured in prison brawl over use of public phone

Dec 12th 2017, 9:37 AM 43,583 Views 28 Comments

The former Paralympic champion is serving a 13-year jail term for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

# pistorius - Friday 24 November, 2017

Oscar Pistorius sentence increased to 13 years and five months
# South Africa
# South Africa

Oscar Pistorius sentence increased to 13 years and five months

Nov 24th 2017, 8:05 AM 31,740 Views 47 Comments

The ruling was made today following an appeal by the State.

# pistorius - Thursday 3 August, 2017

Oscar Pistorius brought to hospital complaining of 'chest pains'
# UNDER OBSERVATION
# UNDER OBSERVATION

Oscar Pistorius brought to hospital complaining of 'chest pains'

Aug 3rd 2017, 8:10 PM 22,247 Views 29 Comments

Pistorius is serving six years for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

# pistorius - Sunday 7 August, 2016

Oscar Pistorius rushed to hospital after suffering injuries in prison
# Pretoria
# Pretoria

Oscar Pistorius rushed to hospital after suffering injuries in prison

Aug 7th 2016, 10:03 AM 48,505 Views 45 Comments

Local media is reporting that the double-amputee Paralympian tried to injure himself but the prison says he fell out of bed.

# pistorius - Tuesday 14 June, 2016

"Oscar Pistorius must pay for his crime" - Reeva Steenkamp's father makes emotional plea
# Sentencing
# Sentencing

"Oscar Pistorius must pay for his crime" - Reeva Steenkamp's father makes emotional plea

Jun 14th 2016, 1:14 PM 11,097 Views 23 Comments

The Paralympic athlete killed Reeva Steenkamp in the early hours of Valentine’s Day in 2013.

# pistorius - Friday 22 April, 2016

Pistorius family condemn claim he beat Reeva Steenkamp with cricket bat
# Fresh Claim
From The42
# Fresh Claim

Pistorius family condemn claim he beat Reeva Steenkamp with cricket bat

Apr 22nd 2016, 5:15 PM 5,848 Views 6 Comments

‘This is yet another attention-seeking, money making exercise,’ claim the sprinter’s family.

# pistorius - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

Oscar Pistorius's lawyers fight to keep him out of jail
# Appeal
# Appeal

Oscar Pistorius's lawyers fight to keep him out of jail

Nov 3rd 2015, 1:14 PM 13,877 Views 12 Comments

Reeva Steenkamp’s mother had earlier said that she believed his sentence was too short.

# pistorius - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

Oscar Pistorius has been released from prison a day early
# He's Out
# He's Out

Oscar Pistorius has been released from prison a day early

Oct 20th 2015, 7:02 AM 10,175 Views 33 Comments

The Paralympian was allowed out of prison in Pretoria a day early in an apparent attempt to avoid media coverage.

# pistorius - Monday 24 August, 2015

"He killed her. He admits he killed her." - Reeva Steenkamp's parents in face of Pistorius release
# Speaking Out
# Speaking Out

"He killed her. He admits he killed her." - Reeva Steenkamp's parents in face of Pistorius release

Aug 24th 2015, 8:32 AM 16,300 Views 14 Comments

Barry and June Steenkamp say Oscar Pistorius killed their daughter tin a fit of rage.

# pistorius - Thursday 13 August, 2015

Oscar Pistorius is getting out of prison next week - 10 months into his sentence
# Next Friday
# Next Friday

Oscar Pistorius is getting out of prison next week - 10 months into his sentence

Aug 13th 2015, 2:17 PM 24,071 Views 44 Comments

He’s expected to be kept under house arrest with one hour of free time each day.

# pistorius - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

Oscar Pistorius 'could be out of jail in 10 months'
# Guilty
# Guilty

Oscar Pistorius 'could be out of jail in 10 months'

Oct 21st 2014, 10:50 AM 14,899 Views 26 Comments

Pistorius was sentenced to five years in jail, but could be out in one sixth of that time.

# pistorius - Friday 17 October, 2014

Prosecutor says Pistorius should spend at least 10 years behind bars
# Pistorius
# Pistorius

Prosecutor says Pistorius should spend at least 10 years behind bars

Oct 17th 2014, 12:33 PM 9,168 Views 23 Comments

He will be sentenced on Tuesday.

# pistorius - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

# pistorius - Monday 13 October, 2014

# pistorius - Friday 19 September, 2014

Mum of Reeva Steenkamp to publish "insider" book on Pistorius trial
# Pistorius
# Pistorius

Mum of Reeva Steenkamp to publish "insider" book on Pistorius trial

Sep 19th 2014, 9:10 PM 13,585 Views 34 Comments

June Steenkamp will write about her experience of the trial.

# pistorius - Friday 12 September, 2014

# pistorius - Thursday 11 September, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Sep 11th 2014, 8:56 PM 9,138 Views 4 Comments

Everyone’s talking about the Oscar Pistorius verdict, staff at University Hospital Galway being disciplined and Leo Varadkar responding to criticism from the Taoiseach.

It's D-Day for Oscar Pistorius. Here's how the verdict will play out:
# Guilty Or Not Guilty
# Guilty Or Not Guilty

It's D-Day for Oscar Pistorius. Here's how the verdict will play out:

Sep 11th 2014, 6:45 AM 13,983 Views 16 Comments

There are three possible verdicts.

# pistorius - Friday 8 August, 2014

The verdict in the Oscar Pistorius trial will be delivered on 11 September
# Pistorius
# Pistorius

The verdict in the Oscar Pistorius trial will be delivered on 11 September

Aug 8th 2014, 2:49 PM 7,992 Views 30 Comments

Closing arguments were completed today.

# pistorius - Saturday 2 August, 2014

Oscar Pistorius' brother 'badly hurt' after head-on car crash
# South Africa
# South Africa

Oscar Pistorius' brother 'badly hurt' after head-on car crash

Aug 2nd 2014, 12:26 PM 14,641 Views 13 Comments

Carl Pistorius was acquitted last year of culpable homicide and reckless driving.

# pistorius - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Oscar Pistorius denies he was drunk during nightclub row
# Sober As A Judge
# Sober As A Judge

Oscar Pistorius denies he was drunk during nightclub row

Jul 15th 2014, 2:36 PM 13,699 Views 25 Comments

His family claim he was approached by a man who taunted him about his trial.

# pistorius - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

Oscar Pistorius severely traumatised and a 'suicide risk'
# South Africa
# South Africa

Oscar Pistorius severely traumatised and a 'suicide risk'

Jul 2nd 2014, 1:32 PM 15,268 Views 43 Comments

A medical expert told a court in South Africa today that the runner’s condition is likely to worsen.

# pistorius - Monday 30 June, 2014

Oscar Pistorius was NOT suffering from a mental illness when he killed Reeva Steenkamp
# Sound Mind
# Sound Mind

Oscar Pistorius was NOT suffering from a mental illness when he killed Reeva Steenkamp

Jun 30th 2014, 9:57 AM 12,016 Views 25 Comments

The trial has returned after a month break in which Pistorius underwent tests.

# pistorius - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Prosecutor wants to have Oscar Pistorius committed
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Prosecutor wants to have Oscar Pistorius committed

May 13th 2014, 2:55 PM 13,873 Views 0 Comments

The judge in the murder trial will rule tomorrow on whether the athlete will be committed to one month of psychiatric tests.

# pistorius - Monday 12 May, 2014

Prosecutors ask for Oscar Pistorius to be placed under psychiatric observation
# Mental Heath Assessment
# Mental Heath Assessment

Prosecutors ask for Oscar Pistorius to be placed under psychiatric observation

May 12th 2014, 4:30 PM 16,604 Views 16 Comments

The option of changing his defence to one of “diminished responsibility” was raised during the Olympian’s trial today.

# pistorius - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

# pistorius - Friday 11 April, 2014

Prosecutor: Pistorius story doesn't add up
# Not Probable
# Not Probable

Prosecutor: Pistorius story doesn't add up

Apr 11th 2014, 8:57 PM 21,009 Views 0 Comments

“She was standing behind the toilet door talking to you when you shot her,” prosecutor Gerrie Nel put it to the athlete. He replied, “that’s not true”.

# pistorius - Monday 7 April, 2014

# pistorius - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

Pistorius defence team say police moved evidence, police admit it's possible
# Pistorius Trial
# Pistorius Trial

Pistorius defence team say police moved evidence, police admit it's possible

Mar 18th 2014, 11:35 AM 7,822 Views 0 Comments

The cricket bat used to break down the toilet door may have been moved.

# pistorius - Monday 17 March, 2014

Pistorius ordered six new guns before girlfriend's death
# Pistorius
# Pistorius

Pistorius ordered six new guns before girlfriend's death

Mar 17th 2014, 3:20 PM 18,330 Views 0 Comments

Oscar Pistorius was in the process of buying six guns – more than usually allowed under South African law – at the time he shot Reeva Steenkamp.

# pistorius - Monday 10 March, 2014

Security guard says Pistorius told him "everything is fine"
# Trial
# Trial

Security guard says Pistorius told him "everything is fine"

Mar 10th 2014, 8:53 AM 17,645 Views 0 Comments

The murder trial moves into its second week in Pretoria.

# pistorius - Friday 7 March, 2014

Pistorius ex-girlfriend testifies on alleged cheating, gun possession
# South Africa
# South Africa

Pistorius ex-girlfriend testifies on alleged cheating, gun possession

Mar 7th 2014, 12:39 PM 17,200 Views 5 Comments

The court heard that Pistorius always carried a firearm while he was dating Samantha Taylor.

# pistorius - Thursday 6 March, 2014

Paddy Power has stopped taking bets on Pistorius trial, but will still pay out
# IF HE WALKS
# IF HE WALKS

Paddy Power has stopped taking bets on Pistorius trial, but will still pay out

Mar 6th 2014, 5:56 PM 17,539 Views 0 Comments

Over 1,000 bets were taken on the trial’s outcome under the controversial “Money Back If He Walks” campaign.

# pistorius - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

Updated: Oscar Pistorius hearing adjourned until August
# Oscar Pistorius
# Oscar Pistorius

Updated: Oscar Pistorius hearing adjourned until August

Jun 4th 2013, 8:50 AM 6,347 Views 6 Comments

The South African ‘Blade Runner’ was back in court for the first time since he was bailed in February. The full trial is not expected to get under way until next year.

# pistorius - Monday 25 March, 2013

Ryan Gosling lined up to play Oscar Pistorius in biopic
# Blade Runner II
From The42
# Blade Runner II

Ryan Gosling lined up to play Oscar Pistorius in biopic

Mar 25th 2013, 2:26 PM 6,390 Views 8 Comments

We can’t believe it’s taken almost six weeks for the anonymous studio sources to speak up.

# pistorius - Thursday 7 March, 2013

Bungling detective in Pistorius case quits the force
# Pistorius Case
# Pistorius Case

Bungling detective in Pistorius case quits the force

Mar 7th 2013, 4:43 PM 11,648 Views 14 Comments

The South African detective who bungled investigations into the case against Paralympian star sprinter Oscar Pistorius has quit the force.

# pistorius - Sunday 24 February, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added cute fox
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added cute fox

Feb 24th 2013, 7:45 PM 4,766 Views 2 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

# pistorius - Friday 22 February, 2013

Bail hearing over Oscar Pistorius shooting enters final day
# Pistorius
# Pistorius

Bail hearing over Oscar Pistorius shooting enters final day

Feb 22nd 2013, 7:47 AM 4,031 Views 8 Comments

Some lawyers say the state has failed to present a strong enough case to keep Pistorius behind bars as the hearing enters a fourth day.

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