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The Pistorius trial.

The trial of Oscar Pistorius has drawn monumental attention from across the globe, the sense of entertainment that has surrounded the event has been irresistible to people. 310 more words

Believing in you wholeheartedly

Dear Oscar,

I live in Chicago Illinois and have followed your story for years to the athletic star you are! What an inspiration!!  As a nurse, I’ve dealt with many that have prosthetics  your an inspiration and so talented!  260 more words

Oscar Pistorius

A little Irish blessing for you

It’s very sad reading and hearing that good people have to live with the constant fear of burglary, attack, rape, hijacking and other terrible crimes on a daily basis in South Africa, I cannot even comprehend what that must be like for so many! 241 more words

Oscar Pistorius

A 'layman's understanding': Oscar Pistorius 'expert' defence witness ridiculed over lack of qualifications

PRETORIA, South Africa — The prosecutor at the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius gave a withering cross-examination one of the defence’s forensic experts Thursday as the judge overseeing the case warned spectators watching the televised proceedings in an adjacent room for their “unruly” behaviour. 912 more words


Pistorius: Gerrie Nel's savaging of Roger Dixon continues

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Good morning:

Gerrie Nel continues his savaging of Roger Dixon, the defense “expert” witness whom Nel exposed yesterday for testifying outside his area of expertise, which is geology. 444 more words

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Rambling thoughts on Oscar Pistorius trial

I wonder if it’s me either getting old or becoming cynical. This Oscar Pistorius trial has become one heck of a media frenzy and turned thousands of people into judges and some into human rights fighters. 545 more words