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Oscar case can be appealed - expert

The judgment in the Oscar Pistorius trial can be appealed, says the law professor who Gerrie Nel asked for advice.

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Nel contacted professor on Oscar appeal

The NPA has not decided if it will appeal Oscar Pistorius matter despite a tweet that Gerrie Nel had asked advice on the matter.

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Uncertainty over Oscar’s future

Oscar Pistorius' agent says he is seeking a meeting with the double-amputee athlete in prison to discuss his running future.

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Oscar’s fall from grace
October 21 2014 at 12:27

At the 2012 London Olympics, it took Oscar Pistorius 45.44 seconds to become a global icon.

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Oscar: fair sentence but for unjust reasons
October 21 2014 at 18:27

In my view, Judge Masipa did get the sentence roughly right, but for unflattering reasons, writes Eusebius McKaiser.

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Pistorius ‘deserved life imprisonment’
October 21 2014 at 17:40

Oscar Pistorius should have been given a harsher sentence, the National Freedom Party Youth Movement has said.

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‘No parole for Oscar’
October 21 2014 at 16:10

The IFP Women's Brigade welcomed the sentence handed down to Oscar Pistorius but said he should not get parole.

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NPA, prosecutors to discuss Oscar’s sentence
October 21 2014 at 16:10

The head of the NPA said would discuss the five-year prison sentence handed down to Oscar Pistorius with prosecutors.

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Oscar’s 5-year sentence ‘carefully chosen’
October 21 2014 at 14:47

A longer sentence would not have given Oscar Pistorius a chance of house arrest, says an expert.

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‘Oscar may spend 10 months in jail’
October 21 2014 at 13:44

Oscar Pistorius may end up spending only 10 months in prison, a justice department spokesman said.

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Oscar taken to jail
October 21 2014 at 12:51

Oscar Pistorius was driven away from court accompanied by wailing police sirens to begin serving his jail term.

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What’s longer than Oscar’s sentence?
October 21 2014 at 13:26

The hashtag #ThingsLongerThanOscarsSentence is trending on Twitter.

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Oscar accepts court’s justice - uncle
October 21 2014 at 12:25

Oscar Pistorius's family is now in "a new season", says his uncle after the athlete was sentenced to five years in jail.

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