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Oscar Pistorius murder trial

article 11 September 2014 World, South Africa
Oscar Pistorius cleared of murder
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Judge Thokozile Masipa finds Oscar Pistorius not guilty of murdering his girlfriend after a six-month trial, but appears to be leaning towards a verdict of culpable homicide, or manslaughter.

article 21 October 2014 World, South Africa
Oscar Pistorius sentencing - watch live
Oscar Pistorius outside court

After hearing closing arguments from prosecution and defence, Judge Thokozile Masipa will decide whether Oscar Pistorius is sent to jail for the culpable homicide of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

video 10 September 2014 World, South Africa
Oscar Pistorius: the trial in 90 seconds - video

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As "blade runner" Oscar Pistorius waits for the verdict, Channel 4 News looks back over the key moments of his trial for the alleged murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

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.

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article 15 October 2014 World, South Africa
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Is this the most dramatic moment in Pistorius sentencing?

Reeva Steenkamp's cousin cries while testifying about how she first heard on a car radio that Oscar Pistorius had shot and killed his girlfriend.

article 13 October 2014 World, South Africa
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What sentence could Oscar Pistorius get?

He was cleared of murder, but found guilty of the culpable homicide - or manslaughter - of Reeva Steenkamp. But could Oscar Pistorius avoid jail? And how long could his sentence be?

article 12 September 2014 World, South Korea
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by What could life be like in prison for Oscar Pistorius?

Oscar Pistorius is found guilty of the manslaughter of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp and now faces up to 15 years in prison - but what fate lies ahead for the Blade Runner behind bars?

article 12 September 2014 World, South Africa
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Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide

Oscar Pistorius is found guilty of the manslaughter of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, but not murder, and walks out of court on bail until his sentencing next month.

article 12 September 2014 World, South Africa
Oscar Pistorius (Reuters)
Oscar Pistorius: just 'a man without legs'?

Until he came to court, Oscar Pistorius had always rejected the term "disabled sportsman". But his entire defence, says Kate Ansell, was based on how being disabled had affected him from an early age.

article 10 September 2014 World, South Africa
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Oscar Pistorius verdict due: what to expect

After four months, 37 witnesses and a whirlwind of global media activity, Oscar Pistorius will learn his fate at the end of this week: whether it is 25 years in prison or walking free.