Aphrodite Jones on the Pistorius trial
Reports claim that prison regulations were flouted when Aimee and Carl visited Oscar for his birthday.
Defence says the state is erroneously attempting to appeal on a point of fact, and not on a point of law.
The athlete's lawyers filed their opposing papers today ahead of the leave to appeal application.
UK tabloids say Pistorius isn’t eligible for correctional supervision as a device can’t be fitted to his legs.
The NPA & Pistorius's legal team have about four weeks to prepare their arguments.