# oscar-pistorius - Today’s News
# oscar-pistorius - Saturday 13 September, 2014
“This verdict is not justice for Reeva. I just want the truth”.
Good morning! Here’s everything you need to know as the weekend starts…
# oscar-pistorius - Friday 12 September, 2014
Sentencing has been scheduled for 13 October.
Meanwhile, Ulster, Munster and Connacht are in Pro12 action tonight, there are FAI Cup quarter-finals and a former Allstar has retired from intercounty football.
The former Olympian’s sentence could technically be left off with a fine and suspended sentence.
The athlete will find out today if he will be found guilty of culpable negligence or acquitted.
# oscar-pistorius - Thursday 11 September, 2014
But the 27-year-old athlete could still be guilty of culpable homicide.
There are three possible verdicts.
# oscar-pistorius - Friday 8 August, 2014
Everyone’s talking about US strikes on Iraq, a new weather warning, and an Irish woman charged over baby death.
Closing arguments were completed today.
# oscar-pistorius - Thursday 7 August, 2014
Everyone’s talking about Obama considering hitting Iraq, Russia’s ban on EU food, and Denis O’Brien…
The closing arguments are expected to last two days.
It’s Thursday – and here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.
# oscar-pistorius - Saturday 2 August, 2014
Carl Pistorius was acquitted last year of culpable homicide and reckless driving.
# oscar-pistorius - Tuesday 15 July, 2014
His family claim he was approached by a man who taunted him about his trial.
# oscar-pistorius - Tuesday 8 July, 2014
Everyone’s talking about Garth Brooks, the cabinet reshuffle and Google smartphones for robots…
The trial will break until 7 August when both sides will make their last arguments.
# oscar-pistorius - Monday 7 July, 2014
The dramatic video shows Pistorius walking on his stumps, screaming and crying for help.
# oscar-pistorius - Thursday 3 July, 2014
Everyone’s talking about Ruairí Quinn, Arthur’s Day and Israel-Palestine tensions.
# oscar-pistorius - Monday 30 June, 2014
5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…
The trial has returned after a month break in which Pistorius underwent tests.
# oscar-pistorius - Wednesday 14 May, 2014
Judge Thokozile Masipa said a “proper inquiry” was required.
# oscar-pistorius - Tuesday 13 May, 2014
The judge in the murder trial will rule tomorrow on whether the athlete will be committed to one month of psychiatric tests.
# oscar-pistorius - Monday 12 May, 2014
The option of changing his defence to one of “diminished responsibility” was raised during the Olympian’s trial today.
# oscar-pistorius - Monday 5 May, 2014
The murder trial resumed in South Africa this morning.
The proceedings took a break for the past two weeks.
# oscar-pistorius - Saturday 26 April, 2014
Plus: How many letters and packages does An Post deal with in an average week?
# oscar-pistorius - Tuesday 22 April, 2014
The Advertising Standards Agency of Ireland has upheld 65 complaints against the ads which ran in the Sunday Independent and Sunday World.
The claim was made by a well-known columnist, citing reliable sources.
# oscar-pistorius - Wednesday 16 April, 2014
Today’s testimony from a defence forensics expert contradicts some of the evidence given by a police ballistics witness.
# oscar-pistorius - Tuesday 15 April, 2014
The athlete read out the Valentine’s Day card that his model girlfriend left for him on 14 February last year – the day she was shot and killed at his house.
# oscar-pistorius - Saturday 12 April, 2014
Pistorius, himself, took the stand to give his version of events this week.
# oscar-pistorius - Thursday 10 April, 2014
5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…
“For those of you who possibly think this is entertainment, it is not,” Judge Mapisa told the gallery today.
Prosecution lawyer Gerrie Nel (known as The Pitbull) was brutal while cross-examining the athlete yesterday.
# oscar-pistorius - Wednesday 9 April, 2014
Everyone’s been talking about Angela Kerins, the Anglo trial, and President Higgins…
The athlete had a tough time today on the witness stand as he was cross-examined by State counsel Gerrie Nel.
The athlete gave more details about the aftermath of the Valentine’s Day shooting in his Pretoria home last year.
# oscar-pistorius - Tuesday 8 April, 2014
Everyone’s been talking about President Higgins’ State visit to the UK, Peaches Geldof and Oscar Pistorius wailing in the witness box.
A raft of text messages between Oscar Pistorius and Reeva Steenkamp were read out in court today.