Judge in Oscar Pistorius trial faces criticism
Judge in Oscar Pistorius trial faces criticism

Several legal groups in South Africa have expressed concern about threats and harsh criticism of the judge who found Oscar Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide, but not guilty of the more serious charge of murder.

Oscar Pistorius free to compete: SA Olympic body
Oscar Pistorius free to compete: SA Olympic body

Oscar Pistorius is free to compete for South Africa again, as long as his running doesn't go against the ruling of the judge.

Oscar Pistorius unlikely to be welcome at future Diamond League events
Oscar Pistorius unlikely to be welcome at future Diamond League events

A promoter of the Diamond League has revealed that Paralympic runner Oscar Pistorius is unlikely to be welcome at the tournament's future events.

IPC says Oscar Pistorius will be allowed to compete at Rio Paralympics if not in jail at that time
IPC says Oscar Pistorius will be allowed to compete at Rio Paralympics if not in jail at that time

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has revealed that Oscar Pistorius would be allowed to compete at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio if the double amputee is not in jail.

Reeva Steenkamp`s parents `shocked` at Pistorius verdict
Reeva Steenkamp`s parents `shocked` at Pistorius verdict

The parents of Reeva Steenkamp, who was shot and killed by Oscar Pistorius, reacted on Friday with shock and disbelief at a judge`s decision to acquit the star athlete of murder charges.

Oscar Pistorius has not damaged Paralympic movement, says IPC
Oscar Pistorius has not damaged Paralympic movement, says IPC

Oscar Pistorius`s conviction for culpable homicide after shooting dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp will not harm the profile of the Paralympic movement, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) said on Friday.

Prosecution `disappointed` by Oscar Pistorius murder acquittal
Prosecution `disappointed` by Oscar Pistorius murder acquittal

South Africa`s state prosecutors said they were "disappointed" by Oscar Pistorius`s acquittal on murder charges, but will wait before deciding whether to appeal the decision.

Oscar Pistorius's next battle to avoid notorious C-Max jail
Oscar Pistorius's next battle to avoid notorious C-Max jail

After his conviction on Friday for the negligent killing of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine`s Day last year, Olympic track star Oscar Pistorius`s next battle will be to stay outside the walls of the notorious Pretoria Central Prison, or C-Max.

Judge grants Oscar Pistorius bail, sentencing due October 13
Judge grants Oscar Pistorius bail, sentencing due October 13

South African Judge Thokozile Masipa on Friday extended Oscar Pistorius`s bail and set a date of October 13 for sentencing on a charge of culpable homicide.

Judge finds Oscar Pistorius not guilty of unlawfully possessing ammunition
Judge finds Oscar Pistorius not guilty of unlawfully possessing ammunition

South African Judge Thokozile Masipa on Friday found Oscar Pistorius guilty of negligently handling a gun in restaurant, but acquitted him on two other firearm charges.

Oscar Pistorius set to rake in millions post being cleared of murdering Reeva Steenkamp
Oscar Pistorius set to rake in millions post being cleared of murdering Reeva Steenkamp

Paralympic runner Oscar Pistorius is reportedly set to scrape up millions from book and TV deals after he was sensationally cleared on Thursday of murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

Oscar Pistorius' 'not guilty of murder' verdict sparks outrage on Twitter
Oscar Pistorius' 'not guilty of murder' verdict sparks outrage on Twitter

Paralympic runner Oscar Pistorius being cleared of murder by the judge in his trial on Thursday left many people in shock and they took to social networking sites to voice their disappointment for the same.

Oscar Pistorius found guilty of culpable homicide, sentencing later
Oscar Pistorius found guilty of culpable homicide, sentencing later

Celebrity athlete Oscar Pistorius faces judgement on a charge of culpable homicide on Friday after being acquitted of murdering his model girlfriend in a shock decision that legal experts described as too lenient.

Legal experts express shock at Oscar Pistorius ruling
Legal experts express shock at Oscar Pistorius ruling

Lawyers and legal academics in South Africa voiced shock after Oscar Pistorius was cleared of murder charges Thursday, with critics saying judge Thokozile Masipa had been too lenient.

Key quotes from the Oscar Pistorius ruling
Key quotes from the Oscar Pistorius ruling

Judge Thokozile Masipa on Thursday started handing down judgement in the trial of Oscar Pistorius, finding him not guilty of murder but leaving the door open for a conviction on manslaughter.

Oscar Pistorius found not guilty of murdering girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp
Oscar Pistorius found not guilty of murdering girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

A South African judge cleared Oscar Pistorius of premeditated murder on Thursday, saying prosecutors had failed to prove the Olympic and Paralympic track star explicitly intended to kill his girlfriend on Valentine`s Day last year.

Oscar Pistorius could get `separate accommodation` in prison
Oscar Pistorius could get `separate accommodation` in prison

South Africa`s department of correctional services on Thursday said disabled prisoners could be entitled to separate accommodation, in a statement released as the verdict was delivered in Oscar Pistorius`s murder trial.

Oscar Pistorius weeps as judge begins murder trial verdict
Oscar Pistorius weeps as judge begins murder trial verdict

"Blade Runner" Oscar Pistorius sat weeping in the dock Thursday as a judge began handing down the verdict over the Valentine`s Day killing of the star Paralympian`s model lover.

Oscar Pistorius arrives for murder trial judgement day
Oscar Pistorius arrives for murder trial judgement day

Oscar Pistorius, the South African double amputee who became one of the biggest names in world athletics, arrived at the Pretoria High Court on Thursday for the verdict in his 6-month murder trial, a decision that could put him behind bars for 25 years.

Oscar Pistorius verdict hangs on ''possible improbabilities''
Oscar Pistorius verdict hangs on ''possible improbabilities''

Eighteen months ago, when he granted Oscar Pistorius bail after the killing of his girlfriend, South African magistrate Desmond Nair noted a number of "improbabilities" in the Olympic and Paralympic star`s account of the shooting.