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Ongoing coverage of the Oscar Pistorius murder trial. The Paralympic runner stands accused of murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on February 14, 2013.
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SIPHIWE SIBEKO / Reuters
'Blade Runner' Murder Trial Verdict Set For Sept. 11
The judge in the murder trial of ‘Blade Runner’ athlete Oscar Pistorius said Friday she would give a verdict in the case on Sept. 11.
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Pistorius Tweets 'Thank You' As Murder Trial Ends
'Blade Runner' Oscar Pistorius sent a message of thanks to his loyal supporters Friday an hour the closing arguments in his murder trial.
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THEMBA HADEBE / AFP - Getty Images
Pistorius Comes Face-to-Face With Reeva's Parents
Oscar Pistorius came face-to-face with Reeva Steenkamp's parents on Friday as he arrived in court for closing arguments in his murder trial.
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HERMAN VERWEY / AFP - Getty Images
Cops Tampered With Pistorius Evidence, Lawyer Alleges
Oscar Pistorius' defense attorney alleged evidence tampering by police during his closing arguments at the Olympic sprinter's murder trial on Friday.
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Pistorius Defense: Police Tampered With Crime Scene
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FRENNIE SHIVAMBU / EPA, file
Defense Addresses Pistorius and Reeva Steenkamp's Text Messages
Oscar Pistorius’ lawyer argues that the prosecution cannot use Whatsapp messages between Pistorius and Reeva Steenkamp as proof that the two had a troubled relationship.
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Attorney Asks Court to Consider Pistorius Age, Emotional State
In addressing the prosecution’s claim that Oscar Pistorius was “argumentative”, Pistorius’ attorney asks the court to consider that his 26-year-old client was forced to sit and face false accusations.
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Pistorius' Attorney: Trial Should Be About Culpable Homicide
In closing argument, Oscar Pistorius’ attorney says that the court shouldn’t judge his client on whether his perceptions of danger were reasonable but instead on whether they were genuine.
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Pistorius' Attorney Questions Reliability of State Witnesses
Oscar Pistorius’ defense attorney, Barry Roux, argues that while the prosecution's witnesses may be “credible,” their testimony cannot be considered “reliable” when judged against “objective facts.”
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Pistorius 'Can Only Blame Himself,' Prosecutor Says
Prosecutor Gerrie Nel rips into Olympic sprinter's testimony, calling him an “appalling witness” who was “not interested in telling the truth."
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Oscar Pistorius Trial Closing Arguments Begin
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WALDO SWIEGERS / AFP - Getty Images file
State Questions Pistorius Claims About Steenkamp
Prosecutor, Gerrie Nel says it is improbable that at three in the morning, Reeva Steenkamp would go to the bathroom with her cell phone, open a window in that bathroom, and then say nothing even after Pistorius shouted her name.
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MUJAHID SAFODIEN / AFP - Getty Images
State Calls Pistorius' Narrative Improbable and Impossible
State Prosecutor Gerrie Nel claims that the inaccuracies in Oscar Pistorius’ testimony are a “clear indication of his mendacity and deceitfulness.”
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Prosecutor: Pistorius 'Appalling,' 'Vague,' and 'Argumentative'
In closing arguments, the state claims that Oscar Pistorius was more concerned with “defending for his life” than telling the truth during his testimony.
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WERNER BEUKES / AFP - Getty Images
Prosecutor: Pistorius Account of Events 'Devoid of Any Truth'
In closing arguments, the state claims the court should disregard Oscar Pistorius’ version of events because he is a ‘deceitful witness’ who refuses to take responsibility for anything.
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IHSAAN HAFFEJEE / Pool via AFP - Getty Images file
Last Chance: Pistorius' Lawyers Make Final Pitch for Innocence
Over the last five months, Oscar Pistorius' past has been on display. This week, when closing arguments are held, the focus switches to his future.
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Deaan Vivier/Pool / EPA
Oscar Pistorius' Brother 'Badly Hurt' in Car Crash
The track star’s brother Carl was involved in the head-on collision with another car while returning home from a business trip.
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MIKE HUTCHINGS / POOL via AFP - Getty Images
Pistorius Family Speaks Out After Nightclub Incident
The family of double-amputee Olympian murder suspect Oscar Pistorius spoke out Tuesday after reports of a bar brawl Saturday circulated on social media.
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Siphiwe Sibeko / AP
Oscar Pistorius Involved in Bar 'Argument'
Olympian murder suspect Oscar Pistorius got into an argument but not a fight at a South African club, his representatives said.
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Werner Beukes / AP, file
'Blade Runner' Makes Biblical Return to Twitter
Olympic sprinter tweets pictures including inspirational quotes, a psalm from the Bible and photos of him helping children with disabilities.
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CHRIS COLLINGRIDGE / The Star via EPA
Defense Rests Its Case at 'Blade Runner' Murder Trial
Some witnesses did not want to testify for the defense because of publicity surrounding the case, the sprinter's chief defense lawyer Barry Roux said.
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Ihsaan Haffejee / AP
Pistorius' Defense Set to 'Close the Case'
The end of testimony signals a new phase in the Olympic sprinter's months-long trial.
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Jerome Delay / Pool via AP
'Staggering Breach': Pistorius Lawyers Decry Video
A video of Pistorius reenacting the night he shot and killed his girlfriend aired on an Australian television station.
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HERMAN VERWEY / MEDIA 24 / POOL / EPA
Disabled Pistorius is a 'Paradox,' Doctor Testifies
"He has a specific fear of being trapped somewhere without being able to move very rapidly," doctor testifies.
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