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Oscar Pistorius murder trial

article 08 August 2014 World, South Africa
Oscar Pistorius murder trial - daily timeline
Oscar Pistorius inside court (Getty)

South African judge Thokozile Masipa says she will deliver her verdict in the murder trial of Paralympic and Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius on September 11.

article 06 May 2014 South Africa
Oscar Pistorius murder trial: most dramatic moments so far
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As the Oscar Pistorius murder trial resumes in Pretoria, Channel 4 News charts the twists and turns and looks at how the disabled sports star's case fares under the weight of evidence so far.

article 05 May 2014 World, South Africa
Oscar Pistorius murder trial: the unanswered questions
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Oscar Pistorius is back in the dock after a two-week break at his murder trial. Channel 4 News brings you up to date with the questions yet to be answered.

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article 08 August 2014 World, South Africa
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'Primal instincts' led Pistorius to open fire says lawyer

During closing arguments, the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius hears his defence lawyer explain that the "exaggerated responses" of the highly trained athlete caused him to fire instinctively.

article 07 August 2014 World, South Africa
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High noon for Oscar Pistorius as trial nears end

It's high noon for Oscar Pistorius. Chief Prosecutor Gerrie Nel and Defence Advocate Barry Roux lock horns as they present their final arguments, writes Debora Patta.

article 15 July 2014 World, South Africa
Conflicting claims over Pistorius nightclub brawl
Conflicting claims over Pistorius nightclub brawl

The trial is on a month-long break. But Oscar Pistorius is in the limelight again after a row in a nightclub. Channel 4 News talks to Jared Mortimer, who was involved in an argument with the athlete.

article 07 July 2014 World, Australia
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Oscar Pistorius: Australian channel defends re-enactment

Australia's Channel 7 issues a statement standing by its decision to broadcast a re-enactment of the shooting of Reeva Steenkamp, saying it was legally obtained.

article 06 July 2014 World, South Africa
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Oscar Pistorius re-enacts night Reeva was shot

Footage aired by Australia's Channel 7 shows Oscar Pistorius re-enacting the night he shot and killed his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

article 02 July 2014 World, South Africa
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Oscar Pistorius traumatised and 'at risk of suicide'

The Oscar Pistorius murder trial hears that he poses a suicide risk and needs to continue receiving mental health treatment, as a report from psychiatrists is read out in court.

article 30 June 2014 World, South Africa
Oscar Pistorius (Credit Reuters)
Pistorius back in court and declared mentally stable

Oscar Pistorius was not suffering from a mental condition when he shot his girlfriend, according to a psychiatric report.