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Oscar Pistorius gets into altercation at a Johannesburg nightclub

...is on trial for murder after he fatally shot girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp through a bathroom door Feb. 14, 2013. Defense lawyers describe Pistorius, currently free on bail, as a vulnerable figure with a disability who pulled the trigger in a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-15/oscar-pistorius-gets
Judge signs off on moving Aaron Hernandez to different facility

...of Cor rection in Dartmouth, which is about an hour and 20 minutes' drive south of Boston. They called baseless defense lawyers' claims that the former tight end's privacy and due process rights were violated by the jail administrator. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-07-07/judge-signs-moving-aaron-hern
Defense in Oscar Pistorius murder trial rests its case

...the toilet and about to attack him; the prosecution says he shot her after a Valentine's Day argument last year.Defense lawyer Barry Roux said he had finished calling witnesses, and that some people did not want to testify for the defense because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-08/defense-oscar-pistor
Evaluation finds Pistorius didn't have mental illness

...premeditated murder. He is free on bail.Later Monday, defense lawyer Barry Roux called surgeon Gerald Versfeld, who amputated...hampered as Versfeld was suggesting.Roux, the chief defense lawyer, also called acoustics expert Ivan Lin to testify...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-30/evaluation-finds-pis
Governor's group runs more ads criticial of Sheheen's days as lawyer

...because "our system of government will not work if only one side's represented," said Con don, who now works as a defense lawyer after decades as a prosecutor. "To attack a fellow American for doing this is not right and really disappointing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-04-28/governors-group-runs-more-ads-criti
SC Bar Association fights back against attack ad

...ensure that justice is not rationed but is available to everyone," the Web site reads. "It is the job of a criminal defense lawyer to ensure his or her client has a fair trial, not to defend the crime."Sheheen and Gov. Nikki Haley, both 42...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-23/sc-bar-association-fights-bac
Oscar Pistorius will undergo psychiatric evaluation

...about anyone's convenience, but rather about whether justice has been served," Masipa said.Marius du Toit, a defense lawyer not involved in the case but following it closely, said a panel of three psychiatrists would provide the court with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-05-14/oscar-pistorius-will
Ex-Georgia football coach Jin Donnan vilified, lauded as trial begins

...But Donnan himself was a victim of GLC and of Donnan's partner in the company, Gregory Crabtree, according to defense lawyer Ed Tolley.Donnan, 69, was worth about $7 million when a West Virginia acquaintance introduced him to Crabtree...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-05-06/ex-georgia-football-coach
Cross-examination of Oscar Pistorius ends

...magistrate and now criminal defense lawyer in South Africa, said Nel exceeded...testimony. For example, chief defense lawyer Barry Roux said Pistorius fired...finished testifying. Roux, the defense lawyer, had the runner read out a Valentine's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-04-15/cross-examination-oscar-pistorius
Forensic expert takes stand in Oscar Pistorius' muder trial

...was not present at the autopsy. He also hadn't read parts of the pathology report, Nel charged.Questioned by defense lawyer Barry Roux, Dixon said he believed Steen kamp was hit in the hip and the arm in quick succession by the first two...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-04-16/forensic-expert-takes-stand-oscar