It is important to understand that the prosecution team in the Oscar Pistorius ( Oscar’s) trial bears the onus to prove Oscar’s guilt beyond any reasonable doubt. As a result of bearing the onus, the State will start by calling witnesses in order to lay the basis for a conviction on either premeditated murder or

Trial End Approaches for Oscar Pistorius

By GERALD IMRAY and CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA Published: Yesterday FILE: In this Monday June 30, 2014 file photo Oscar Pistorius listens to his lawyer Barry Roux, left, in court in Pretoria, South Africa.Prosecutors and lawyers for Oscar Pistorius have one last chance to convince a South African judge when they present closing arguments this week in
Since 2010 when Anni Dewani was murdered whilst on honeymoon in South Africa, the South African authorities have investigated her husband, Shrien Dewani, in connection with the murder and the authorities have attempted to extradite him from the United Kingdom to South Africa to stand trial inter alia on a charge of murder. On 24

Speeding Fines

Just about every weekend there are reports in the media of people who were arrested on the freeways around Gauteng and other main cities for speeding. People often argue that should they travel early in the mornings, they would not be arrested for speeding, because Metro Police officers do not work that early in the