A man charged with killing a boy in 1979 calmly discussed strangling the child in a confession tape that has become the hot issue in a murder trial. Pedro … READ ON
A judge will decide whether the confession can be used as evidence at the murder trial of Pedro Hernandez, the man accused of killing 6-year-old Etan in 1979
The videotaped confession of a man who said he killed a 6-year-old boy in 1979 will be key evidence as a judge determines whether it is fair game for the suspect's murder trial. Etan Patz's parents... To view the full story, click the title link.
27-year-old Olympic and Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius was found guilty of culpable homicide after fatally shooting his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp through a locked bathroom door on a Valentines day of 2013.
The South African athlete escaped the worst possible outcome at his murder trial. But we're only beginning to grapple with the ramifications
Judge Thokozile Masipa found South African Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide Friday, the culmination in an emotional 6 ½-month trial in the shooting death of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Judge Thokozile Masipa has acquitted South African Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius in the first of three gun charges Friday, the latest twist in an emotional 6 ½-month trial in the shooting death of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
PRETORIA (Reuters) - South African Judge Thokozile Masipa resumed reading her verdict in the 6-month murder trial of paralympic and Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius on Friday, a day after the track star was cleared of murder charges.Show More Summary
The judge in Oscar Pistorius' murder trial appeared to be heading for a culpable homicide finding Thursday after ruling out both both premeditated murder and murder verdicts in the shooting death of the double-amputee Olympic athlete's girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp. Show More Summary
A judge will wait until jury selection begins to determine whether to move the first-degree murder trial of a Florida man accused of killing a teenager during an argument over loud music.
Reeva Steenkamp’s friends and family are remembering the young model as Oscar Pistorius’ murder trial draws to a close. As reported in the Inquisitr, on Thursday morning Judge Thozokile Masipa cleared Oscar Pistorius on the charges of premeditated murder and murder without premeditation. Show More Summary
The judge presiding over the Oscar Pistorius murder trial may have given prosecutors another chance to convict him.
Oscar Pistorius has been cleared of all murder charges in the murder trial of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Judge Thozokile Masipa’s decision is the culmination of a seven month trial that has gripped the sporting world. The courtShow More Summary
It’s been a long road for all who have been involved in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial, and today (September 11) the Olympic double amputee track star learned his fate. During the courtroom proceedings, the Judge Thokozile Masipa explained...Show More Summary
PRETORIA, South Africa — The judge in Oscar Pistorius' murder trial appeared to be heading for a culpable homicide finding Thursday after ruling out both both premeditated murder and murder verdicts in the shooting death of the double-amputee...Show More Summary
The judge in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial ruled he cannot be found guilty of premeditated murder in the killing of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, but he can face other possible verdicts, including culpable homicide.Judge Thokozile Masipa cast…
The judge in the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius declared Thursday that South African prosecutors failed to prove that Pistorius committed murder, clearing the double-amputee track star of the most serious charges he was facing in the shooting death of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, on Valentine’s Day 2013. According to the Guardian, Masipa said the […]
By Stella Mapenzauswa PRETORIA (Reuters) - Oscar Pistorius, the double amputee who became one of the biggest names in world athletics, faced justice on Thursday as a South African judge started her verdict in his murder trial, a decision that could put him behind bars for 25 years. Show More Summary
A South African judge has begun reading her verdict in the muder trial of Olympic track star Oscar Pistorius. It could take up to two days to read out the case, according to BBC. Pistorius is accused of murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day of last year. Show More Summary
South African Paralympics medalist Oscar Pistorius has pled not guilty to the 2013 murder of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, in what South Africans are calling their "trial of the century."