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  • Live Broadcasts Take Pistorius Trial Into South African Classrooms

    Live Broadcasts Take Pistorius Trial Into South African Classrooms

    Live television broadcasts of the murder trial of South African Olympian Oscar Pistorius have taken the dramatic case into living rooms around the world - and into classrooms in his home country.

  • Oscar Pistorius Trial Concludes, Verdict Set for September 11

    Oscar Pistorius Trial Concludes, Verdict Set for September 11

    A verdict in the high profile murder trial of sports star Oscar Pistorius has been set for September 11, after lawyers wrapped up five months of drama-filled proceedings on Friday.

  • Defense Alleges Police Tampering in Oscar Pistorius Trial

    Defense Alleges Police Tampering in Oscar Pistorius Trial

    The chief defense lawyer for Oscar Pistorius delivered final arguments in the athlete's murder trial today, alleging that Pistorius thought he was in danger when he killed girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp and also that police mishandled evidence at the hou...

  • Oscar Pistorius Lawyer Says 'Cold Facts' Do Not Prove Murder

    Oscar Pistorius Lawyer Says 'Cold Facts' Do Not Prove Murder

    Oscar Pistorius's defence lawyer said on Friday the 'cold facts' did not prove the star sprinter had intended to kill his model girlfriend, as he launched a final bid to save the "Blade Runner" from life in prison.

  • Oscar Pistorius Lawyer Says 'Cold Facts' Do Not Prove Murder

    Oscar Pistorius Lawyer Says 'Cold Facts' Do Not Prove Murder

    In his closing argument, fiery defence lawyer Barry Roux sought to pick apart the prosecution's case that his famous client had deliberately murdered 29-year-old Reeva Steenkamp after an argument in the early hours of Valentine's Day 2013.

  • Lying Pistorius Has Lost This Race: Prosecutor

    Lying Pistorius Has Lost This Race: Prosecutor

    In closing arguments in a murder trial that has riveted South Africa and many around the world, the chief prosecutor said on Thursday that Olympian Oscar Pistorius dropped "the baton of truth" and produced a succession of lies to save himself from a ...

  • Oscar Pistorius Back in Court for Final Arguments

    Oscar Pistorius Back in Court for Final Arguments

    Oscar Pistorius, a double-amputee star sprinter known as the "Blade Runner", faces a minimum of 25 years in jail if he is convicted of the premeditated murder of his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

  • Pistorius Sells Home for Less Than Hoped to Pay For Murder Trial

    Pistorius Sells Home for Less Than Hoped to Pay For Murder Trial

    South African Paralympian Oscar Pistorius has sold his Pretoria home where he killed his girlfriend last year for less than he hoped, to help pay legal fees for his ongoing murder trial, the real estate agent said on Friday.

  • Oscar Pistorius' Immobility Claims Called Into Question

    Oscar Pistorius' Immobility Claims Called Into Question

    South African prosecutors on Monday sought to show Oscar Pistorius's sports doctor overstated his immobility without prostheses, as a leaked video shows the star sprinter re-enacting the shooting of his girlfriend.

  • Pistorius Case: Prosecutor Doubts Witness Objectivity

    Pistorius Case: Prosecutor Doubts Witness Objectivity

    The chief prosecutor in the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius on Monday challenged the credibility of a physician who testified that the athlete has an anxious nature linked to his disability.

  • Australian Network Defends Oscar Pistorius Footage

    Australian Network Defends Oscar Pistorius Footage

    An Australian television network on Monday defended its decision to air footage showing Oscar Pistorius in a shock reenactment of the night he shot his girlfriend, insisting it was not obtained illegally.

  • Disability Made Oscar Pistorius Feel Vulnerable, Court Told

    Disability Made Oscar Pistorius Feel Vulnerable, Court Told

    Oscar Pistorius's defence sought on Thursday to show the double-amputee sprinter feels highly vulnerable and acted out of fear not anger when he shot dead his girlfriend.

  • Physician Says Pistorius is a 'Paradox'

    Physician Says Pistorius is a 'Paradox'

    Oscar Pistorius is a "paradox" whose past triumphs as a sprinter crossing the finish line with raised arms contrasted sharply with the daily, severe limitations that he endured because of his disability, a physician testified on Thursday at the runne...

  • Oscar Pistorius is Not a Narcissist, Psychologist Says

    Oscar Pistorius is Not a Narcissist, Psychologist Says

    Oscar Pistorius does not display the narcissism associated with men in abusive relationships and linked to "rage-type" murders, according to a psychologist's report read yesterday at the athlete's murder trial.

  • Pistorius Planned Travel with Girlfriend

    Pistorius Planned Travel with Girlfriend

    Oscar Pistorius had a heightened concern for his personal safety and was making plans to take girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on international trips shortly before he fatally shot her, his agent testified at the double-amputee runner's murder trial on Tue...

  • Oscar Pistorius Trial Hears Testimony About Screams

    Oscar Pistorius Trial Hears Testimony About Screams

    Testimony in the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius is focusing on the screams that neighbours heard on the night that the athlete killed girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

  • Oscar Pistorius Not Mentally Ill During Shooting: Experts

    Oscar Pistorius Not Mentally Ill During Shooting: Experts

    A psychiatric panel and a psychologist have found that Paralympian Oscar Pistorius, who is facing charges of murdering his girlfriend, is not mentally ill, the state prosecutor said on Monday.

  • Paralympian Oscar Pistorius Back in Court For Murder Trial

    Paralympian Oscar Pistorius Back in Court For Murder Trial

    Paralympian Oscar Pistorius returned to the dock of a South African court on Monday after a month of psychiatric tests to establish whether he should be held criminally responsible for killing his girlfriend.

  • Oscar Pistorius Returns to Court After Mental Evaluation

    Oscar Pistorius Returns to Court After Mental Evaluation

    After a six-week break, the murder trial that has gripped South Africa and the world resumes on Monday when Paralympian Oscar Pistorius returns to the dock after a month of psychiatric tests.

  • Experts Conclude Oscar Pistorius Not Mentally Ill During Shooting

    Experts Conclude Oscar Pistorius Not Mentally Ill During Shooting

    After a six-week break, the murder trial that has gripped South Africa and the world resumes on Monday when Paralympian Oscar Pistorius returns to the dock after a month of psychiatric tests.

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