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Trial of Oscar Pistorius - Wikipedia

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The trial of Oscar Pistorius for the murder of Reeva Steenkamp and several gun- related ... Pistorius is a leading South African runner, who won attention as an athlete ... ruled in the High Court in...

Oscar Pistorius case: Is South Africa's legal system reliable? - BBC ...

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Feb 22, 2013 ... With the controversy over the handling of the Oscar Pistorius murder ... Farouk Chothia looks at how effective South Africa's criminal justice system really is. ... But critics say the same cannot be said of the police, who can be ...

Oscar Pistorius convicted of murder: Key questions answered ...

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Dec 7, 2015 ... Oscar Pistorius has been found guilty of the murder of Reeva Steenkamp, in a ... The state further alleged that the trial judge was wrong to dismiss ... South African legal experts say it is possible that Pistorius could appeal to the .... She broke the case down into a size she could handle and even then she ...

The Pistorius case and SA's legal system - SouthAfrica.info

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Feb 20, 2013 ... If he is found guilty, Pistorius will get a life sentence, which is 25 years. ... In South African, schedule 5 offences include murder, attempted ... the government agency that handles criminal cases in the country, with a team of prosecutors. ... Or, if the case is about a very serious crime, then a judge and two ...

Oscar Pistorius's Sentence Forces South Africa to Look at Itself

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Jul 7, 2016 ... Oscar Pistorius's Sentence Forces South Africa to Look at Itself ... that a six-year jail term—which in all likelihood will translate to three years ... For many, the case has undermined the criminal justice system in South Africa and ...

Oscar Pistorius trial: 9 things to know - CNN.com

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Sep 11, 2014 ... South African Olympian Oscar Pistorius is on trial for the murder of his girlfriend, model ... Your video will begin momentarily. ..... effectiveness and ability of the criminal justice system to serve as a deterrent against crime is ...

Oscar Pistorius: The South African Justice System on Trial. | News24

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Nov 16, 2015 ... Oscar Pistorius: The South African Justice System on Trial. ... I also can't help but wonder when Nel decided to dismiss his case of Dolus ...

Appeals Court: Blade Runner Oscar Pistorius Guilty of Murdering ...

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Dec 3, 2015 ... Oscar Pistorius convicted of murder in South Africa's Supreme Court of Appeal ... directed the North Gauteng High Court added, “This case involves a human tragedy of ... That you can be convicted on popular opinion and not on facts says a lot about the .... Man South Africa has a confusing justice system.

Oscar Pistorius: New look at evidence suggests bat might have been ...

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Apr 20, 2016 ... On Monday, Oscar Pistorius learnt that he will know his fate in June, when the ... The trial not only exposed the South African criminal justice system to the .... rack) but that the rubber on the handle had been torn and stretched, ...

The Justice System is Failing Women | NGO Pulse

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Dec 2, 2015 ... Oscar Pistorius is out of jail after serving one year of a five year sentence ... The South African justice system fails women with the way it handles cases ... Does fame, race and privilege require him to experience the justice system ... Pistorius's case is not the only case that highlights severe problems in the ...

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Pistorius Case Shows Weaknesses of South African Justice - WSJ

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May 19, 2013 ... JOHANNESBURG—Ahead of a June court date for Oscar Pistorius, ... in a national justice system where police and courts can't keep up with an ... here with more cases than they can properly handle, crime experts say.

Oscar Pistorius Trial: A Look into South Africa's Legal System

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Apr 18, 2014 ... Oscar Pistorius Trial: A Look into South Africa's Legal System. Murder, Crime ... Pistorius' fate will be decided by a judge. No death penalty.

Oscar Pistorius case: South African justice system is also on trial ...

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Feb 25, 2013 ... The Pistorius trial will continue to focus attention on South Africa's criminal justice system. The commentary on the case so far has been less ...