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Oscar appeal struck off roll

Oscar Pistorius has lost a bid for leave to appeal the court decision allowing the State to appeal his conviction.

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Oscar’s lawyers set to contest appeal

Oscar Pistorius’s lawyers will appeal the decision allowing the State to appeal his culpable homicide conviction.

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No special treatment for Oscar

Oscar Pistorius and Radovan Krejcir are not receiving "royal treatment" in prison, correctional services said.

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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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All the drama around the #oscartrial
October 21 2014 at 19:21

While the Oscar Pistorius trial has been sombre, it was not without awkward moments and unusual appearances.

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Oscar ‘largest news story in the world’
October 21 2014 at 19:20

The sentencing of Oscar Pistorius was the biggest news story in the world on Tuesday, media monitoring group ROi Africa said.

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Oscar placed in cell
October 21 2014 at 19:20

Oscar Pistorius has reportedly been processed and placed in his cell in the hospital wing of the Kgosi Mampuru II prison.

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

The hashtag #ThingsLongerThanOscarsSentence is trending on Twitter.

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