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Trial of Oscar Pistorius

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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 convicted of murder: Key questions answered ...

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Dec 7, 2015 ... The Supreme Court of Appeal found the athlete guilty of murder. ... 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 .... and judicial system is flawed in so many levels - the Oscar Pistorius trial/case has ....

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.

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

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Feb 20, 2013 ... South Africa woke up on Valentine's Day, 14 February, to the news that champion paraplegic athlete Oscar Pistorius had shot his girlfriend ... Pistorius began applying for bail in the Pretoria Magistrate's Court on ... the government agency that handles criminal cases in the country, with a team of prosecutors.

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 for ... The South African justice system fails women with the way it handles cases ... Pistorius's case is not the only case that highlights severe problems in the way ... There is a concern that Wisani could interfere with the investigatio...

How the Oscar Pistorius trial became a mirror on South African society

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Sep 10, 2014 ... Court case in which black judge will decide the fate of white man shines light on how ... How the Oscar Pistorius trial became a mirror on South African society ... but been given a rather more flattering picture of the judicial system. ...... and if anyone took the time, she is very qualified to handle this case, and ...

'Cases reflect class justice; if you are poor and black the system is ...

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Sep 12, 2014 ... The Oscar Pistorius murder trial has portrayed South Africa's legal system as ... trial does not reflect the justice meted out to many ordinary South ... but at the heart of it is the sheer number of people the system has to handle.

WATCH: Oscar Pistorius's fate decided - eNCA

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Dec 3, 2015 ... South Africa; Thursday 3 December 2015 - 9:05am ... JOHANNESBURG - The State's appeal in the Oscar Pistorius case has been .... He shot, in the dark, unsteady on his stumps, below the door handle, intending to frighten ..... Can the justice system just get over & done wit this case really,how much longer ...

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Dec 3, 2015 ... Oscar Pistorius' culpable homicide conviction has been over-turned ... Restoring the reputation of South Africa's legal system. .... 160;This case will go on and on - after all POOR OSCAR is too FRAGILE to handle being in jail. ... OJ couldn't handle Nicole moving on with her life - so he violently took her l...

Oscar Pistorius sentencing: latest - Telegraph

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Oct 21, 2014 ... South African government hits back at prison 'gang rape' claims ... Appearing in court for the final time in his seven-month long trial, the ... Pistorius will be fingerprinted before he leaves the court as .... So could be out in three years or so , depending on how Correctional Services decide to handle him. 09...

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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: 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, ...

Oscar Pistorius: Graphic images of Steenkamp's dead body ...

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Jun 16, 2016 ... Sobbing Oscar Pistorius removes his prosthetic legs in court to avoid jail ... Judge Masipa will announce the new sentence on 6 July. ... and never wants to handle a firearm again, a psychologist has said in the athlete's sentencing hearing. ... Under South African law, murder carries a mandatory sentence of .....