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The #ConsideredView - Oscar Pistorius sentence hearing

Some have questioned how Judge Masipa could find that Oscar Pistorius was guilty of culpable homicide and not murder.

The legal requirements set a higher bar to show the intention of action rather than negligence.

Stephen considers what the likely public response might be depending on what sentence the court imposes.


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The #ConsideredView with @StephenGrootes: NDPP Drama

Stephen Grootes says that a point of interest will be who chairs the inquiry into National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP)

The #ConsideredView with @StephenGrootes: Gender and Maths

Stephen shares interesting insights and questions whether gender plays any role in determining which sex is better at maths.

The #ConsideredView with @StephenGrootes: Platinum miners Apartheid hell

Stephen shares some insight into the long lived platinum miners strike.

The #ConsideredView with @StephenGrootes: Juju's entrance to Parliament

Stephen comments on Julius Malema's recent controversial statements in Parliament.

The #ConsideredView with @StephenGrootes: The NPA debacle

Stephen sheds light on the recent activity with the National Prosecuting Authority and queries why the leaders of the organisation are fighting again.

The #ConsideredView with @StephenGrootes: Loads of Maize

Stephen explains why South Africa is experiencing a maize surplus and what that means for consumers' wallets. Let us know your thoughts.

The #ConsideredView @StephenGrootes: Why you SHOULD vote

Stephen gives insight into the importance of voting in the 2014 elections.

The #ConsideredView @StephenGrootes: How SA's parliament works

Stephen questions how our South African parliament works, or rather, should work.

The #ConsideredView @StephenGrootes: The Tim Noakes Diet

Stephen shares his views on the Tim Noakes diet and diet fads in general.

The #ConsideredView with @StephenGrootes on spoiling ballots

Stephen shares his view on spoiling ballots in the up and coming elections in South Africa.

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