National 13.6.2016 12:19 pm

Pistorius is severely depressed, psychiatrist warns

Court hears medical evidence on convicted athlete’s condition.

Oscar Pistorius was severely depressed, anxious and paranoid - and  he urgently needed to be hospitalised, a psychologist has told the High Court in Pretoria.

Pistorius is severely depressed, psychiatrist warns
Pistorius is severely depressed, psychiatrist warns

Pistorius is severely depressed, psychiatrist warns

Court hears medical evidence on convicted athlete’s condition.

NPA to argue for Pistorius’ 15-year minimum sentence
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NPA to argue for Pistorius’ 15-year minimum sentence

Pistorius will continue to live at his uncle’s home in Waterkloof.
Oscar’s plan for the Constitutional Court
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Oscar’s plan for the Constitutional Court

Oscar Pistorius will rely on a technical argument to try and overturn his murder conviction.
Oscar back under house arrest
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Oscar back under house arrest

Court told Oscar Pistorius could only afford R10 000 bail.
Oscar intends to go to Concourt
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Oscar intends to go to Concourt

Pistorius would be released on R10 000 bail, but under very strict conditions.
Ten-day deadline for Pistorius’ lawyers
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Ten-day deadline for Pistorius’ lawyers

Lawyers for Oscar Pistorius have exactly 10 days to file heads of argument in his appeal.
Oscar Pistorius parole review set for September – family
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Oscar Pistorius parole review set for September – family

The review board that will decide on the release of Oscar Pistorius is to meet on September 18, his family said Thursday, after the Paralympian’s parole was delayed last week.
Focus on Reeva and her legacy – Steenkamp family
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Focus on Reeva and her legacy – Steenkamp family

The parents of Reeva Steenkamp, the young woman whom paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius shot dead in his home two years ago, said on Monday they were still coming to terms with her death.
Oscar may dodge bullet
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Oscar may dodge bullet

It could have a devastating effect on Oscar Pistorius and destroy his rehabilitation if he was released under house arrest and then sent back to jail, a senior advocate has said.
Inmates allegedly assaulted after Oscar video
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Inmates allegedly assaulted after Oscar video

Department of Correctional Services’ officers reportedly assaulted inmates at Kgosi Mampuru II Prison in Pretoria and confiscated their cellphones and sim-cards. This happened after they allegedly filmed paralympian Oscar Pistorius and Czech fugitive Radovan Krejcir playing football.
NPA welcomes Oscar ruling
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NPA welcomes Oscar ruling

The NPA said on Friday it was happy the court had refused to entertain Oscar Pistorius’s challenge of the State’s appeal against his culpable homicide conviction.
Court rules appeal against Pistorius
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Court rules appeal against Pistorius

A South Africa court dismissed Friday an attempt by Oscar Pistorius’s lawyers to stop an appeal that could see the fallen Paralympian hero spend significantly more time behind bars for killing his model girlfriend.

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