Will Oscar Pistorius Get Bail?


On day three of the Paralympian's bail hearing Prosecuter Gerrie Nel has said that Pistorius has failed to provide exceptional circumstances as to why he should be granted bail. Proceedings have adjourned for further arguments and will continue on Friday.
  • South Africa:  Pistorius's Bail Application Continues

    South African Press Association, 21 February 2013

    Murder-accused paralympian Oscar Pistorius had failed to provide exceptional circumstances why he should be granted bail, prosecutor Gerrie Nel said in the Pretoria Magistrate's ... read more »

  • South Africa:  Pistorius Cop Faces Attempted Murder Charge

    South African Press Association, 21 February 2013

    The investigating officer in the Oscar Pistorius murder case has seven charges of attempted murder against him, the police confirmed on Thursday. read more »

Oscar Pistorius made history when he joined the men's 400m heats as the first amputee to take part in an Olympics track event.

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  • South Africa:  Pistorius Will Face Ammo Charge

    South African Press Association, 20 February 2013

    A charge of possession of unlicensed ammunition will be added to athlete Oscar Pistorius' murder docket, the Pretoria Magistrate's Court heard on Wednesday. read more »

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  • South Africa:  Screams During Pistorius Shooting - Witness

    South African Press Association, 20 February 2013

    Witnesses will testify on a woman screaming, gunshots, and that lights were on at athlete Oscar Pistorius's home the morning his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp was shot, the Pretoria ... read more »

  • South Africa:  The Pistorius Case and SA's Legal System

    SouthAfrica.info, 20 February 2013

    South Africa woke up on Valentine's Day, 14 February, to the news that champion paraplegic athlete Oscar Pistorius had shot his girlfriend of four months, Reeva Steenkamp, in his ... read more »

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  • South Africa:  Pistorius Bail Application Continues

    South African Press Association, 20 February 2013

    Murder-accused athlete Oscar Pistorius had last-minute consultations with his legal team to prepare for the next phase of his bail application at the Pretoria Magistrate's Court on ... read more »

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