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NPA receives Oscar appeal notice

The NPA has received notice that Oscar Pistorius's lawyers will contest a decision allowing the State to appeal his conviction.

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Oscar files papers against appeal

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

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Oscar trial voted newsmaker of 2014

The Oscar Pistorius trial has been named the National Press Club-North West University Newsmaker of the Year for 2014.

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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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‘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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Oscar: NPA has ‘appetite to appeal’
October 21 2014 at 12:12

The NPA said that although there is an “appetite” to appeal Oscar Pistorius’s five-year jail term, the facts need to be examined.

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Steenkamps satisfied with Oscar’s sentence
October 21 2014 at 11:49

Reeva Steenkamp’s family have welcomed the five years in jail her killer Oscar Pistorius was handed in court.

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