But the witness for Reeva Steenkamp’s killer says Pistorius may have welcomed Nel’s treatment.
Convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius will finally hear his sentence for shooting Reeva Steenkamp in February 2013 when he appears in court on July 6.
Some Hollywood razzmatazz would add value to the axe-murder trial – how about a trumpet song to herald the arrival of the accused in court?
Testifying on Tuesday, Barry Steenkamp said he wanted everyone to see what Oscar Pistorius has done to his daughter the night he murdered her.
But white privilege distorts that fact and so the focus turns on black men as the main instigators.
The Zuma case tops the billing, followed by decisions about Hlophe and Pistorius
There's something odd about being fixated on the Pistorius case while the country implodes.
The appeal court's murder ruling is not based on a controversial principle, so his options are limited.
The debate about the quality of high court judges reflects a different cultural clash in which incompetence is often associated with black people.
Paralympian's bail set at R10 000 while his lawyer revealed that an application for leave to appeal would be brought to the Constitutional Court.
The Supreme Court of Appeal found the athlete guilty of murder. How did the judges reach their decision and what happens now?
The Supreme Court of Appeal has branded the Olympic track athlete with the murderer label he so dreaded as he faces a minimum 15 years in jail.
The Supreme Court of Appeal has replaced Oscar Pistorius's culpable homicide conviction with murder.
Did the Paralympian athlete foresee that firing four shots into a toilet door would kill the person behind it?
A snapshot of the events that began more than two years ago with the shooting on Valentine's Day of Reeva Steenkamp.
Both the State and legal teams for Oscar Pistorius made submissions on whether or not the paralympian was rightfully acquitted of murder.
Oscar Pistorius's parole conditions compel him to meet Reeva Steenkamp's parents if they wish - now her father says it's his only chance at "closure".
Oscar Pistorius was freed from prison late evening in an apparent bid to avoid the media, and will serve the rest of his sentence under house arrest.