Oscar Pistorius murder trial

Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013

Oscar Pistorius, a multiple Paralympic gold-winning runner, was charged with the murder of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp after fatally shooting her in the bathroom of their South African home on Valentine's Day, 2013. The 27-year-old claims that he mistook Steenkamp for an intruder, while the prosecution maintains that he intentionally shot his model girlfriend after an argument. His trial began on March 3, 2014 and after months of testimony and deliberation, the judge began delivering her verdict on September 11, 2014.

Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius treated in hospital for injuries
A spokesman for the prison where Oscar Pistorius is serving a six-year sentence for killing Reeva Steenkamp says the athlete has received treatment in hospital after suffering injuries.
Aug 7, 10:16
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Oscar Pistorius prosecutors demand longer sentence
South Africa's National Prosecuting Authority says that it will pursue a lengthier jail sentence for Oscar Pistorius.
Jul 21, 11:30
Oscar Pistorius sits inside the dock at the high court in Pretoria ahead of sentencing on June 13, 2016
Oscar Pistorius sentenced to six years in prison for murder of Reeva Steenkamp
Six-time Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius is sentenced to six years in prison for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Jul 6, 09:34
Oscar Pistorius sits inside the dock at the high court in Pretoria ahead of sentencing on June 13, 2016
Paralympian Oscar Pistorius to be sentenced for murder on July 6
Six-time Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius will be sentenced for murdering girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on July 6.
Jun 15, 15:23
Oscar Pistorius sits inside the dock at the high court in Pretoria ahead of sentencing on June 13, 2016
Reeva Steenkamp's cousin: 'She did not love Oscar Pistorius'
Reeva Steenkamp did not love boyfriend Oscar Pistorius, her cousin Kim Martin tells a court in South Africa.
Jun 15, 15:01
Oscar Pistorius sits inside the dock at the high court in Pretoria ahead of sentencing on June 13, 2016
Paralympian Oscar Pistorius in court for sentencing on murder conviction
Six-time Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius arrives at the High Court in Pretoria to be sentenced for murder.
Jun 13, 09:29
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius's sentencing for murder from June 13 to June 17
Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius will be sentenced for murder from June 13 to June 17.
Apr 18, 10:53
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius begins process of appealing murder conviction
Oscar Pistorius begins the appeal process against his murder conviction by lodging papers to the Constitutional Court.
Jan 11, 16:06
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius granted bail ahead of sentencing for murdering Reeva Steenkamp
Six-time Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius is granted bail ahead of sentencing for murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Dec 8, 08:47
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Oscar Pistorius to appeal murder conviction at constitutional court
Six-time Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius confirms his intention to appeal his murder conviction in South Africa's constitutional court.
Dec 8, 07:47
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Kevin Pietersen welcomes Oscar Pistorius murder conviction
Former England cricketer Kevin Pietersen welcomes the decision to upgrade Oscar Pistorius's conviction for shooting model Reeva Steenkamp to murder.
Dec 4, 10:05
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Reeva Steenkamp's father Barry: 'Justice has been done'
Reeva Steenkamp's father Barry says that his daughter can "rest well now" after Oscar Pistorius's culpable homicide conviction was upgraded to murder.
Dec 3, 11:36
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius's culpable homicide conviction changed to murder
Oscar Pistorius's culpable homicide conviction for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp is changed to murder.
Dec 3, 08:40
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius 'to learn if conviction has been overturned this week'
Six-time Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius will reportedly learn in the coming days whether his conviction for killing Reeva Steenkamp will change to murder.
Dec 1, 11:00
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Oscar Pistorius's lawyer: "I am going to lose"
Oscar Pistorius's lawyer Barry Roux is heard saying "I am going to lose" following an appeal where prosecutors argued that the Paralympian should be convicted of murder.
Nov 3, 17:37
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Court hears Oscar Pistorius appeal, prosecutors argue for murder conviction
Prosecutors begin their appeal against Oscar Pistorius's culpable homicide conviction in a bid to get him convicted of murder following the death of Reeva Steenkamp.
Nov 3, 08:22
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Oscar Pistorius out of prison, to serve remainder of sentence under house arrest
Paralympian Oscar Pistorius is transferred to his uncle's luxurious home in Pretoria to begin serving the remainder of his five-year sentence under house arrest.
Oct 20, 08:05
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Report: Oscar Pistorius to be released from prison, transferred to house arrest
Oscar Pistorius will be released from prison on Tuesday and transferred to house arrest, according to reports.
Oct 15, 13:21
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius to remain in jail after decision to grant parole delayed again
Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius remains in a South African prison after a decision to grant parole was delayed again.
Oct 5, 17:32
June Steenkamp, mother of Reeva Steenkamp, arrives to North Gauteng High Court for the continuation of the Oscar Pistorius trial, on July 1, 2014
Steenkamps: 'Oscar Pistorius killed our daughter deliberately'
Reeva Steenkamp's parents accuse Paralympian Oscar Pistorius of killing their daughter on purpose.
Aug 24, 16:23
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Paralympian Oscar Pistorius 'demanded his own bath and new gym equipment'
South Africa's judicial inspectorate reveals that Paralympian Oscar Pistorius has been granted various demands, including a new bed and bath, while in prison.
Aug 21, 15:42
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Six-time Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius denied early release from prison
Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius is denied early release from prison after serving 10 months of a five-year sentence for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Aug 20, 09:19
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius 'to be released from jail next week after serving 10 months'
Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius will reportedly be released from jail next week after serving 10 months of a five-year sentence for killing his girlfriend.
Aug 13, 12:41
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Police photographer 'haunted' since Oscar Pistorius killed Reeva Steenkamp
A police photographer reveals that the scenes of Reeva Steenkamp's death still "haunt" him after the model was shot dead by Oscar Pistorius in February 2013.
Jul 21, 11:31
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius 'to leave prison in August and wants to work with children'
Oscar Pistorius will reportedly leave prison in August, just nine months after he was sentenced to five years behind bars for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
May 11, 10:50
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius living on tinned food after receiving death threats in prison?
Six-time Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius reportedly receives death threats in prison.
Mar 9, 11:38
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius 'given new privileges in jail following prisoner upgrade'
Six-time Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius is reportedly given more privileges behind bars after his prisoner status was upgraded.
Feb 17, 11:48
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius 'furious about possible murder conviction'
Oscar Pistorius is reportedly furious after hearing that prosecutors have been granted leave to appeal against his conviction of culpable homicide.
Dec 12, 12:21
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Court grants prosecutors leave to appeal Oscar Pistorius conviction
Judge Thokozile Masipa rules that prosecutors can appeal against Paralympian athlete Oscar Pistorious's five-year jail sentence.
Dec 10, 08:12
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Judge Thokozile Masipa adjourns Oscar Pistorius appeal decision until Wednesday
Judge Thokozile Masipa adjourns until Wednesday her ruling on whether the prosecution can appeal Oscar Pistorius's five-year sentence for killing Reeva Steenkamp.
Dec 9, 10:59
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
June Steenkamp: 'Oscar Pistorius controlling in relationship with my daughter'
June Steenkamp accuses Oscar Pistorius of being controlling in his three-year relationship with her daughter Reeva.
Nov 24, 11:02
June Steenkamp, mother of Reeva Steenkamp, arrives to North Gauteng High Court for the continuation of the Oscar Pistorius trial, on July 1, 2014
Steenkamps forced to accept Oscar Pistorius money
June Steenkamp says that she and her family had little choice but to accept monthly payments from Oscar Pistorius.
Nov 14, 10:19
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
South African prosecutors file appeal against Oscar Pistorius verdict, sentence
South African prosecutors confirm that they have filed an appeal against Oscar Pistorius's verdict and sentence for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Nov 4, 11:43
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius thanks model Katie Price on Twitter for her support
Model Katie Price reveals that Oscar Pistorius thanked her for her support via Twitter during his trial for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Oct 29, 11:04
June Steenkamp, mother of Reeva Steenkamp, arrives to North Gauteng High Court for the continuation of the Oscar Pistorius trial, on July 1, 2014
Reeva Steenkamp's mother June wants meeting with Oscar Pistorius
June Steenkamp reveals that she wants a face-to-face meeting with Oscar Pistorius after he shot dead her daughter Reeva.
Oct 28, 13:29
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
South African prosecutors 'to appeal Oscar Pistorius's verdict and sentence'
South African prosecutors will reportedly appeal against Oscar Pistorius's verdict and five-year prison sentence for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Oct 27, 12:58
June Steenkamp, mother of Reeva Steenkamp, arrives to North Gauteng High Court for the continuation of the Oscar Pistorius trial, on July 1, 2014
June Steenkamp: 'Oscar Pistorius would have killed sooner or later'
Reeva Steenkamp's mother believes that Oscar Pistorius would have "killed someone sooner or later" because he was "trigger-happy".
Oct 27, 11:22
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Oscar Pistorius 'cried himself to sleep' during first night in prison
Oscar Pistorius reportedly cried himself to sleep during his first night in prison for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Oct 24, 13:18
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Comedian Jimmy Carr stuns audience at Q Awards with Oscar Pistorius joke
Comedian Jimmy Carr stuns the audience at the Q Awards by making a joke about Oscar Pistorius killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Oct 24, 12:37
June Steenkamp, mother of Reeva Steenkamp, arrives to North Gauteng High Court for the continuation of the Oscar Pistorius trial, on July 1, 2014
Reeva Steenkamp's mother June: 'We don't want revenge against Oscar Pistorius'
Reeva Steenkamp's mother June says that the family are "very settled" with Oscar Pistorius's five-year prison sentence for killing her daughter.
Oct 23, 13:41
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Reeva Steenkamp's cousin Kim Martin hits out at "psycho" Oscar Pistorius
Reeva Steenkamp's cousin Kim Martin labels Oscar Pistorius a "psycho" as she believes that he killed her family member in a "blind rage".
Oct 22, 10:26
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Reeva Steenkamp's uncle: 'Oscar Pistorius will always be known as a killer'
Reeva Steenkamp's uncle says that Oscar Pistorius will have to forever live with the knowledge that he is a convicted killer.
Oct 21, 13:13
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius's uncle Arnold hits out at state for pursuing premeditated murder
Oscar Pistorius's family "accept" the Paralympian's five-year prison sentence for killing Reeva Steenkamp, but criticise the state for pursuing premeditated murder.
Oct 21, 12:16
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Prosecutors weighing up whether to appeal against Oscar Pistorius conviction
South African prosecutors claim that they are considering lodging an appeal against Oscar Pistorius's culpable homicide conviction.
Oct 21, 11:16
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
The Steenkamps' lawyer expects Oscar Pistorius to serve two years behind bars
The lawyer of Reeva Steenkamp's family believes that Oscar Pistorius will serve two years in prison, not just 10 months as has been suggested.
Oct 21, 10:59
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Reeva Steenkamp's father Barry "very glad" Oscar Pistorius murder trial is over
Reeva Steenkamp's father Barry says that he is "very glad" that Oscar Pistorius's murder trial has come to a conclusion.
Oct 21, 10:39
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius 'to spend 10 months in prison'
Oscar Pistorius will serve 10 months of his five-year sentence for killing Reeva Steenkamp in prison, according to his defence team.
Oct 21, 10:20
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius jailed for five years for killing Reeva Steenkamp
Paralympian Oscar Pistorius is sentenced to five years in prison for killing Reeva Steenkamp.
Oct 21, 09:36
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Reeva Steenkamp's sister: 'Oscar Pistorius deserves to go to prison'
Reeva Steenkamp's sister Simone Cowburn believes that Oscar Pistorius "deserves" a prison sentence for killing the South African model.
Oct 20, 13:18
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius to be sentenced on Tuesday for killing girlfriend
Six-time Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius will be sentenced on Tuesday for the culpable homicide of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Oct 17, 11:26
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius 'is broke following murder trial'
Oscar Pistorius's lawyer Barry Roux tells the court in Pretoria that the Paralympic champion has lost "all his money" as a result of his murder trial.
Oct 17, 09:46
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Oscar Pistorius's sister 'verbally abused in court by self-confessed killer'
Oscar Pistorius's sister Aimee is reportedly verbally abused by self-confessed killer Mikey Schultz during her brother's sentencing hearing in court.
Oct 16, 12:38
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Reeva Steenkamp's cousin: 'Oscar Pistorius needs sufficient punishment'
Reeva Steenkamp's cousin Kim Martin tells a court that Oscar Pistorius needs "sufficient punishment" for killing his girlfriend.
Oct 16, 11:45
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius 'threatened by prison gang leaders'
Oscar Pistorius's lawyer suggests that the Paralympic champion has been threatened by prison gangs in South Africa.
Oct 16, 10:08
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Reeva Steenkamp's family 'ruined' after model killed by Oscar Pistorius
Reeva Steenkamp's cousin Kim Martin tells the High Court in Pretoria that her family have been "ruined" after Oscar Pistorius shot dead the South African model.
Oct 15, 14:19
June Steenkamp, mother of Reeva Steenkamp, arrives to North Gauteng High Court for the continuation of the Oscar Pistorius trial, on July 1, 2014
Reeva Steenkamp's parents release statement over Oscar Pistorius 'blood money'
Reeva Steenkamp's parents Barry and June release a statement confirming that they will return the payments they received from Oscar Pistorius after he killed their daughter.
Oct 15, 11:34
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Reeva Steenkamp's family reject Oscar Pistorius "blood money"
The family of Reeva Steenkamp reject an offer of 375,000 rand (£21,274) made by Oscar Pistorius as compensation for her death, a court in Pretoria heard on Tuesday.
Oct 14, 20:10
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Oscar Pistorius 'potential victim of prison rape'
Probation officer Annette Vergeer tells the High Court in Pretoria that Oscar Pistorius could potentially be the victim of gang rape if he is sent to prison.
Oct 14, 13:24
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Probation officer: 'Prison would break Oscar Pistorius'
Probation officer Annette Vergeer believes that prison would "break" Oscar Pistorius should he be sentenced to jail for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Oct 14, 11:20
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Oscar Pistorius loses all sponsorship deals following conviction
Oscar Pistorius's former agent Peet van Zyl tells the High Court that the Paralympic champion has had all of his sponsorship contracts cancelled.
Oct 13, 13:34
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius's defence call for 'correctional supervision' sentence
Oscar Pistorius's defence team call for the Paralympic champion to be given three years correctional supervision for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Oct 13, 12:41
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius's sentencing for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp to begin
Oscar Pistorius is due to return to court this morning in South Africa to begin sentencing after he was convicted of killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Oct 13, 06:42
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Reeva Steenkamp's father: 'There's more to Oscar Pistorius's story'
Reeva Steenkamp's father Barry believes that the whole story leading up to the shooting of his daughter was not revealed in Oscar Pistorius's murder trial.
Sep 24, 13:27
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Oscar Pistorius plans to write book about girlfriend's killing
Oscar Pistorius's manager Peet van Zyl reveals that the Paralympic champion will write a book about what happened when he shot dead girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Sep 15, 12:41
June Steenkamp, mother of Reeva Steenkamp, arrives to North Gauteng High Court for the continuation of the Oscar Pistorius trial, on July 1, 2014
Reeva Steenkamp's mother: 'Oscar Pistorius verdict is not justice'
Reeva Steenkamp's mother June believes that the manslaughter verdict given to Oscar Pistorius for killing her daughter is not "justice".
Sep 15, 12:28
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Reeva Steenkamp's brother: 'Oscar Pistorius got away with murder'
Reeva Steenkamp's half brother Adam believes that Oscar Pistorius "got away with murder" after being found guilty of the manslaughter of the South African model.
Sep 15, 11:01
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius's family thanks judge for not guilty verdict
Oscar Pistorius's family release a statement expressing their gratitude towards Judge Thokozile Masipa for finding the Paralympian not guilty of murder.
Sep 12, 13:06
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
NPA "disappointed" by failure to convict Oscar Pistorius of premeditated murder
South Africa's National Prosecution Authority are "disappointed" in the failure to convict Oscar Pistorius of intentionally killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Sep 12, 12:33
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Oscar Pistorius to be sentenced on October 13, granted bail following conviction
Oscar Pistorius is granted bail after being convicted of the unlawful killing of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, and will return to court for sentencing on October 13.
Sep 12, 12:06
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
IPC releases statement following Oscar Pistorius's manslaughter verdict
The International Paralympic Committee releases a statement after Oscar Pistorius is convicted of unintentionally killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Sep 12, 11:29
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius found guilty of culpable homicide
Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius has been found guilty of culpable homicide following the death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Sep 12, 09:21
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius guilty of firing gun in restaurant
Oscar Pistorius has been acquitted of firing a gun through a sunroof, but is found guilty of discharging a firearm in a restaurant.
Sep 12, 08:56
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Judge adjourns Oscar Pistorius 'culpable homicide' verdict until tomorrow
The judge raises the possibility of a culpable homicide conviction for Oscar Pistorius before adjourning her verdict until tomorrow.
Sep 11, 13:34
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Oscar Pistorius sobs uncontrollably when cleared of murder
Oscar Pistorius sobs uncontrollably in court when the judge clears him of murder, but could still face a charge of manslaughter for killing his girlfriend.
Sep 11, 12:11
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Judge rules Oscar Pistorius not guilty of murder, but culpable homicide possible
Judge Thokozile Masipa rules that Oscar Pistorius cannot be found guilty of murder, but culpable homicide (manslaughter) will be considered.
Sep 11, 11:44
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius not guilty of premeditated murder
Judge rules that Oscar Pistorius is not guilty of deliberately murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, who was shot dead at his home in Pretoria in February last year.
Sep 11, 11:14
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Judge: Oscar Pistorius's version of events in girlfriend's death "inconsistent"
Judge Thokozile Masipa tells the High Court in Pretoria that Oscar Pistorius's version of events are "inconsistent" with someone who shot without thinking.
Sep 11, 10:57
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Judge to reject "unreliable" evidence from witness in Oscar Pistorius trial
Judge Thokozile Masipa tells the court that she will disregard evidence from two "unreliable" state witnesses while delivering her verdict in Oscar Pistorius's murder trial.
Sep 11, 09:24
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Judge to deliver Oscar Pistorius verdict on September 11
A date of September 11 is set for judge Thokozile Masipa to deliver a verdict on the trial of Oscar Pistorius, who is accused of murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Aug 8, 14:31
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Defence lawyer compares Oscar Pistorius to 'woman who shoots abusive husband'
Oscar Pistorius's defence lawyer Barry Roux compares the Paralympic athlete to a woman who shoots her husband after years of abuse.
Aug 8, 12:50
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius's defence lawyer launches scathing attack on state's case
Oscar Pistorius's defence lawyer Barry Roux slams the prosecution's case in the Paralympic champion's murder trial.
Aug 7, 15:11
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Prosecutor questions events leading to Oscar Pistorius's shooting of girlfriend
Prosecutor Gerrie Nel questions why Reeva Steenkamp would take her mobile phone with her to the bathroom at 3am before Oscar Pistorius shot her.
Aug 7, 12:31
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Prosecutor: 'Oscar Pistorius is a deceitful witness'
Prosecutor Gerrie Nel tells the High Court in Pretoria that murder suspect Oscar Pistorius is a "deceitful witness" as closing arguments are delivered.
Aug 7, 09:37
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Family concerned by Oscar Pistorius's "self-harming behaviour"
Oscar Pistorius's uncle Leo says that the family are concerned by the Paralympic champion's "self-harming behaviour" after he was accused of being in a nightclub brawl.
Jul 17, 13:48
June Steenkamp, mother of Reeva Steenkamp, arrives to North Gauteng High Court for the continuation of the Oscar Pistorius trial, on July 1, 2014
Reeva Steenkamp's mother has "forgiven" Oscar Pistorius
Reeva Steenkamp's mother June admits that she has "forgiven" Oscar Pistorius for killing her daughter.
Jul 8, 11:12
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius defence closes its case in murder trial
Oscar Pistorius's defence team closes its case in court as the Paralympic champion's murder trial is adjourned until August 7.
Jul 8, 09:01
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Australian TV station defends showing Oscar Pistorius shooting re-enactment
Australian TV station Channel Seven defends showing leaked footage of Oscar Pistorius re-enacting the moment when he fatally shot girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Jul 7, 09:48
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius 'traumatised, at risk of suicide'
Oscar Pistorius is suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder and is at risk of suicide, a court hears.
Jul 2, 13:30
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Oscar Pistorius's manager: 'Athlete rarely lost his temper'
Oscar Pistorius's manager Peet van Zyl tells the High Court that he rarely saw the Paralympic champion lose his temper.
Jul 1, 12:12
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius 'did not have mental defect when shot dead his girlfriend'
Oscar Pistorius did not have a 'mental defect' when he shot dead his girlfriend, according to a psychiatrist's report.
Jun 30, 08:48
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius to return to court after undergoing month of psychiatric tests
Oscar Pistorius will return to court in Pretoria today after undergoing 30-day psychiatric testing to assess his mental state when he shot girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Jun 30, 06:23
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius's anxiety disorder 'sparks violence worry among families'
Oscar Pistorius's anxiety disorder reportedly causes families to worry about their relatives possibly becoming violent.
Jun 3, 12:21
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius murder trial adjourned until end of June due to psychiatric tests
Oscar Pistorius's murder trial adjourned until the end of June while the Paralympic champion undergoes psychiatric assessment.
May 20, 09:28
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius to undergo psychiatric tests in hospital?
Oscar Pistorius's murder trial could be delayed by a month should he be ordered to undergo further examination on his mental health.
May 13, 11:20
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Psychiatrist: 'Oscar Pistorius has anxiety disorder'
A psychiatrist tells Oscar Pistorius's murder trial that the athlete has suffered from an anxiety disorder since childhood.
May 12, 13:01
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Reeva Steenkamp 'unlikely to be cowering when shot by Oscar Pistorius'
Reeva Steenkamp is unlikely to have been cowering when she was shot by Oscar Pistorius, a court hears.
May 9, 12:46
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius 'not putting on a show during murder trial'
Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius has not been "putting on a show" during his murder trial, a court hears.
May 8, 13:00
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius 'intimidates Reeva Steenkamp's friend during murder trial'
Oscar Pistorius is accused of making a "sinister" comment to one of Reeva Steenkamp's friends during his murder trial at the High Court in Pretoria.
May 7, 12:44
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius's neighbour heard 'desperate cries for help'
Oscar Pistorius's neighbour tells the High Court in Pretoria that he heard 'desperate cries for help', but not a woman screaming when Reeva Steenkamp was shot dead.
May 6, 11:54
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Oscar Pistorius "broken" after shooting Reeva Steenkamp
Oscar Pistorius was 'broken and screaming' after he called for help following the shooting of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, a court hears.
May 5, 11:44
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius murder trial to resume in Pretoria
Oscar Pistorius's murder trial resumes at the High Court in Pretoria, South Africa today following an adjournment of over two weeks.
May 5, 06:35
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Oscar Pistorius camp deny claims athlete took acting lessons before trial
Oscar Pistorius's family deny claims that the Paralympic champion had acting lessons before his murder trial in South Africa.
Apr 22, 10:55
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Report: Oscar Pistorius took acting lessons before murder trial
A South African journalist claims that Oscar Pistorius took acting lessons before his murder trial in Pretoria.
Apr 21, 11:38
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Oscar Pistorius trial adjourns for Easter
The murder trial of Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius adjourns for two weeks following the conclusion of the defence's forensic expert's testimony.
Apr 17, 13:43
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius murder trial to break for two weeks until May 5
The murder trial of Oscar Pistorius will be adjourned between April 17 to May 5 following a request by the prosecution.
Apr 16, 12:29
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius finishes giving evidence in murder trial
Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius finishes giving evidence in his murder trial at the High Court in Pretoria.
Apr 15, 11:45
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius accused of giving "untruthful" testimony in murder trial
Prosecutor Gerrie Nel tells the High Court that Oscar Pistorius's version of Reeva Steenkamp's shooting is "untruthful" and "improbable".
Apr 15, 10:10
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius breaks down sobbing in court during murder trial
Oscar Pistorius breaks down sobbing in court while testifying about the moments before he shot dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Apr 14, 11:43
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Prosecution accuse Oscar Pistorius of lying in court
Prosecutor Gerrie Nel accuses Oscar Pistorius of lying about the events leading up to the death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Apr 11, 12:25
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Oscar Pistorius 'never meant to pull trigger when he shot Reeva Steenkamp'
Oscar Pistorius tells the High Court during his murder trial that he never intended to pull the trigger when he shot girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Apr 10, 12:28
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius denies treating girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp "badly"
Oscar Pistorius insists that he did not treat girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp "badly" during their relationship before he shot her dead on Valentine's Day.
Apr 10, 11:43
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Oscar Pistorius refuses to look at photo of Reeva Steenkamp's bloodied head
Oscar Pistorius begins crying in court when an image of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp's bloodied head is shown.
Apr 9, 11:58
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius: 'I did not intend to kill Reeva, or anyone else'
Oscar Pistorius tells the High Court in Pretoria that he "did not intend to kill" girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, whom he shot dead on Valentine's Day last year.
Apr 9, 10:10
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius 'armed himself to protect Reeva Steenkamp from intruder'
Oscar Pistorius tells the High Court that he grabbed his gun in order to protect girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp when he thought that a burglar had entered his home.
Apr 8, 12:13
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius denies firing gun out of sunroof after police incident
Oscar Pistorius denies discharging a firearm through the sunroof of a car by telling the High Court during his murder trial that it "never happened".
Apr 8, 11:22
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius reads text message from Reeva Steenkamp saying he "scared" her
Oscar Pistorius reads out a text message from his late girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, who said that she was sometimes "scared" of the Paralympic champion.
Apr 8, 10:21
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Oscar Pistorius "besotted" with late girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp
Oscar Pistorius tells the High Court in Pretoria that he was "besotted" with girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, whom he shot dead on Valentine's Day last year.
Apr 8, 10:06
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Oscar Pistorius: 'My mother had security concerns when I was growing up'
Oscar Pistorius tells the High Court in Pretoria that his mother had "security concerns" when he was growing up as a child.
Apr 7, 13:02
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Oscar Pistorius apologises to Reeva Steenkamp's family during murder trial
Oscar Pistorius apologises to the family of Reeva Steenkamp while delivering his testimony during his murder trial in Pretoria.
Apr 7, 11:59
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius 'scared to sleep' after shooting girlfriend
Oscar Pistorius tells the High Court in Pretoria that he has been "scared" to sleep ever since he shot dead girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp last year.
Apr 7, 11:34
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Oscar Pistorius will not be first witness for own defence in murder trial
Oscar Pistorius will not be the first witness in his own defence team's case when the Paralympic champion's murder trial resumes in Pretoria on Monday.
Apr 7, 06:33
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Oscar Pistorious murder trial adjourned until April 7
Oscar Pistorius's murder trial is adjourned until April 7 after one of the judge's assessors was taken ill.
Mar 28, 08:04
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Oscar Pistorius murder trial adjourned until Friday in Pretoria
Oscar Pistorius's murder trial is adjourned by the High Court in Pretoria until Friday as his defence team prepare to present their case.
Mar 25, 12:53
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius's 'timing of internet use contradicts Paralympian's testimony'
Oscar Pistorius's internet access on his mobile phone contradicts the Paralympian's original testimony about the morning that he shot his girlfriend, a court hears.
Mar 25, 10:23
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Reeva Steenkamp "scared" of Oscar Pistorius
Day 14 of the Oscar Pistorius murder trial hears how Reeva Steenkamp claimed that she was "scared" of her boyfriend in the weeks leading up to her death.
Mar 24, 19:00
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Witness in Oscar Pistorius murder trial heard "terrified screaming"
A witness in the Oscar Pistorius trial tells the court that she heard "terrified, terrified screaming" on the morning that the Paralympian shot dead his girlfriend.
Mar 24, 10:20
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius could take to the stand this week as murder trial resumes
Oscar Pistorius could take to the stand to testify this week as his murder trial at the High Court in Pretoria resumes.
Mar 24, 06:43
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Oscar Pistorius murder trial extended to May 16
The Oscar Pistorius murder trial will run until May 16 after all parties agree to take a week's recess in April.
Mar 23, 11:07
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Oscar Pistorius selling home to foot legal costs
Oscar Pistorius is selling his luxury Pretoria home to foot the legal costs of his murder trial.
Mar 21, 00:18
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius's girlfriend 'standing when shot by Paralympian'
Oscar Pistorius's girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp was standing and facing the locked bathroom door when the Paralympian shot the model, a court hears.
Mar 19, 13:41
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Oscar Pistorius's murder trial adjourned until Monday
Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius's murder trial in Pretoria is adjourned until Monday.
Mar 19, 11:12
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius 'on his stumps while shooting Reeva Steenkamp'
A police ballistics expert tells the High Court in Pretoria that Oscar Pistorius was likely to be on his stumps when he shot girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Mar 19, 09:30
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
'Evidence moved' in Oscar Pistorius murder investigation
Oscar Pistorius's defence lawyer Barry Roux questions why evidence was moved at the scene of where the Paralympian shot dead his girlfriend.
Mar 18, 11:49
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013
Oscar Pistorius 'in combat mode after mistaking tumble dryer for intruder'
Oscar Pistorius went into 'combat mode' when he mistook a tumble dryer for an intruder just months before shooting dead girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, a court hears.
Mar 17, 11:19
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Images of Oscar Pistorius soaked in blood shown in court during murder trial
Images of a blood-covered Oscar Pistorius are shown to the court during day 10 of the Paralympian's murder trial.
Mar 14, 13:47
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Policeman: 'Oscar Pistorius emotional when authorities arrived after shooting'
A policeman who arrived on the scene following the fatal shooting of Oscar Pistorius's girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp explains in court that the Paralympian was "emotional".
Mar 13, 12:16
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius 'vomits as photo of victim's dead body accidentally shown'
Oscar Pistorius vomits in court as an image of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp's dead body is accidentally shown during his murder trial.
Mar 13, 10:32
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius 'not wearing prosthetic legs while breaking down bathroom door'
A forensic expert tells the court that Oscar Pistorius was unlikely to be wearing his prosthetic legs when he broke down his bathroom door with a cricket bat.
Mar 12, 12:20
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius had 'big love for guns'
A friend of Oscar Pistorius tells the court that the Paralympian, who is accused of murdering girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, had a "big love" for guns.
Mar 11, 11:29
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius's defence lawyer questions pathologist's autopsy results
Oscar Pistorius's defence lawyer Barry Roux questions the autopsy findings delivered in court by Professor Gert Saayman.
Mar 11, 10:17
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius 'vomits as details of post-mortem are revealed in court'
Oscar Pistorius reportedly begins vomiting when details of Reeva Steenkamp's post-mortem are read out in court during the Paralympian's murder trial in Pretoria.
Mar 10, 11:22
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius arrives at court for second week of murder trial
Oscar Pistorius arrives at the High Court in Pretoria for the second week of his trial for allegedly murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Mar 10, 07:16
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius 'told security everything was fine after shooting'
A security guard tells the High Court in Pretoria that Oscar Pistorius said "everything is fine" when he was contacted after neighbours heard alleged gunshots.
Mar 7, 13:22
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius accused of having gun with him "all the time"
An ex-girlfriend of Oscar Pistorius tells a court that the Paralympic champion had a gun with him "all the time" during their relationship.
Mar 7, 11:26
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Ex-girlfriend accuses Oscar Pistorius of cheating on her with Reeva Steenkamp
Oscar Pistorius's former girlfriend Samantha Taylor claims in court that the Paralympic athlete cheated on her twice in their relationship.
Mar 7, 11:05
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Young man 'tries to capture Oscar Pistorius selfie in court'
A young man reportedly tries to take a selfie with Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius while he is in court being tried for the alleged murder of Reeva Steenkamp.
Mar 6, 12:33
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius sobs in court as witness gives evidence in murder trial
Oscar Pistorius sobs in court while an eighth witness gives evidence on day four of the Paralympic champion's murder trial in Pretoria.
Mar 6, 11:23
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Witness in Oscar Pistorius's murder trial 'receives threat'
A witness in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial reportedly receives a threat after his phone number is read out in court.
Mar 5, 13:23
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius 'asked friend to take blame for gunshot incident in restaurant'
A friend of Oscar Pistorius tells the court that the Paralympic athlete asked someone else to take the blame after he 'accidentally' fired a gun in a restaurant.
Mar 5, 12:01
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Prosecution's key witness criticised by Oscar Pistorius's defence
Evidence given by a key witness for the prosecution is criticised by Oscar Pistorius's defence lawyer on day three of the murder trial.
Mar 5, 09:24
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius trial adjourned on day two after witness identified
The murder trial of Oscar Pistorius is briefly adjourned after a witness, who asked not to be identified, was shown.
Mar 4, 09:46
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius trial adjourns for the day
Day one of Oscar Pistorius's trial in South Africa concludes, having heard from one witness.
Mar 3, 14:31
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Witness heard "screams" from Oscar Pistorius's home on night of shooting
A witness heard "screams" from a woman in Oscar Pistorius's home on the night that Reeva Steenkamp was shot, a court hears.
Mar 3, 10:44
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius pleads not guilty to murder charge
Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius pleads not guilty to the charge of murdering girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Mar 3, 09:58
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius begins murder trial today in South Africa
Oscar Pistorius will begin his trial for the alleged murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in South Africa today.
Mar 3, 06:21
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius's murder trial to be partly televised
A South African judge rules that parts of Oscar Pistorius's murder trial will be televised.
Feb 25, 12:13
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius 'allegedly looked at porn before he shot dead Reeva Steenkamp'
An alleged court document reportedly claims that Oscar Pistorius looked at online porn before the fatal shooting of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Feb 24, 12:43
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Leaked documents to damage prosecutors' case in Oscar Pistorius murder trial?
Leaked documents could reportedly damage the prosecutors' case against Oscar Pistorius, who will go on trial on March 3 for allegedly murdering his girlfriend.
Feb 21, 12:49
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius: Reeva Steenkamp's death "consumes me with sorrow"
Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius says that he feels "sorrow" on the anniversary of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp's death.
Feb 14, 14:25
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
South African TV channel plans 24-hour Oscar Pistorius trial coverage
South African satellite television broadcaster MultiChoice will launch a 24-hour channel dedicated to covering the murder trial of Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius.
Jan 30, 13:32
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius to pay £170,000 in compensation to Reeva Steenkamp's family?
Oscar Pistorius could reportedly pay £170,000 in compensation to Reeva Steenkamp's family ahead of his trial for murder.
Jan 23, 13:18
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius hit with two additional gun charges
Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius is charged with two additional gun-related offences ahead of his March trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Nov 20, 12:13
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius hires US forensic experts to help his murder case
Oscar Pistorius hires a US forensic team of experts reportedly in a bid to prove that he accidentally killed girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Oct 2, 12:37
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Over 100 witnesses listed for Oscar Pistorius trial
More than 100 witness are listed for the trial of Oscar Pistorius, who is accused of murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Aug 20, 12:14
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius's brother Carl pays tribute to Reeva Steenkamp
Oscar Pistorius's brother Carl pays tribute to Reeva Steenkamp on the day that the Paralympic champion is formally charged with her murder.
Aug 19, 12:21
Oscar Pistorius appearing at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria on February 22, 2013
Oscar Pistorius to stand trial next March on murder charge
Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius will begin his trial for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on March 3.
Aug 19, 09:03
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Oscar Pistorius to return to court on murder charge on Monday
Oscar Pistorius will return to court in South Africa on Monday to face a charge of murder following the death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Aug 14, 12:42
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Oscar Pistorius won't return to competing before murder trial
Oscar Pistorius will not return to any competitions before the start of his hearing over the murder of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp next month.
Jul 17, 11:28
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Oscar Pistorius to feature in magician Dynamo's TV series?
Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius reportedly appears in an episode of magician Dynamo's new TV series Magician Impossible.
Jul 8, 14:05
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Oscar Pistorius returns to training
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius returns to training for the first time since his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp was killed in February.
Jun 28, 14:48
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Murder trial of Oscar Pistorius adjourned until August 19
The murder trial of Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius is adjourned by the court until August 19.
Jun 4, 09:01
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Oscar Pistorius's girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp 'had premonition of murder'
The parents of Reeva Steenkamp, who was shot dead by Oscar Pistorius, suggest that the South African model had a "premonition" that she was going to be murdered.
Jun 3, 12:22
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Channel 5 to air Reeva Steenkamp documentary
Channel 5 secure the exclusive rights to an interview with the parents of Oscar Pistorius's late girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp.
May 22, 23:57
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Woman questioned by police in Oscar Pistorius murder case?
A woman is reportedly questioned by police as part of the murder case involving Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius.
May 21, 12:45
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Oscar Pistorius won't compete this year
South Africa's Oscar Pistorius decides not to compete for the remainder of the Athletics season ahead of his murder trial.
May 20, 15:48
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Oscar Pistorius's family 'troubled' by online support groups
Oscar Pistorius's family express their concern over an online support group backing the Paralympic champion over his murder charge.
Apr 12, 12:56
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Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius 'unwilling' to return to training
Oscar Pistorius is 'unwilling' to return to training after a photograph was published of the double amputee on a running track.
Apr 4, 15:35
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Oscar Pistorius pictured on running track for first time since murder charge
Oscar Pistorius is photographed on a running track for the first time since he was charged with murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Apr 4, 12:51
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Fan group set up to support accused Oscar Pistorius?
A British woman reportedly begins a fan group on Twitter in support of Oscar Pistorius, who is accused of murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Apr 2, 12:39
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Oscar Pistorius "unlikely" to be invited to London Anniversary Games
Oscar Pistorius is "unlikely" to be invited to feature in the London Anniversary Games this summer, according to UK Athletics chairman Ed Warner.
Mar 29, 09:32
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Oscar Pistorius succeeds in case to have bail conditions relaxed
Oscar Pistorius, who is charged with the murder of his girlfriend, is successful in having bail conditions relaxed.
Mar 28, 10:57
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Oscar Pistorius biopic to be made following murder charge?
Hollywood stars Ryan Gosling and Charlize Theron are reportedly being considered to play Oscar Pistorius and Reeva Steenkamp in a biopic.
Mar 25, 13:10
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Alan Oliveira 'saddened' by Oscar Pistorius murder charge
Alan Oliveira says that he was "shocked and sad" to hear of the news that Oscar Pistorius has been charged with the murder of his girlfriend.
Mar 13, 12:56
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Oscar Pistorius documentary pulls in over 1m viewers
Oscar Pistorius - What Really Happened? documentary attracts viewing figures of 1.08m.
Mar 13, 12:07
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Oscar Pistorius's family 'deny suicide fears'
Oscar Pistorius's family 'categorically deny' that the Paralympic champion is considering taking his own life following the death of his girlfriend.
Mar 11, 13:47
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Suicide fears surround Oscar Pistorius after murder charge
Oscar Pistorius's friend Mike Azzie fears that the Paralympic champion could take his own life following the murder charge placed against him.
Mar 11, 12:54
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Oscar Pistorius 'challenges bail conditions'
Oscar Pistorius's defence lawyers reportedly try to challenge the strict bail conditions placed on him for shooting dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Mar 8, 17:02
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Reeva Steenkamp's family refute pregnancy rumours
Reeva Steenkamp's family deny rumours that the model was pregnant with Oscar Pistorius's child on the night that she was shot dead.
Feb 28, 13:32
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Oscar Pistorius 'holds memorial service for Reeva Steenkamp'
Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius reportedly holds a private memorial service for his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, who was shot dead at his home in Pretoria.
Feb 27, 14:01
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Oscar Pistorius's girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp was pregnant?
Oscar Pistorius's girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp was reportedly pregnant when she was shot dead by the Paralympic champion at his home in Pretoria.
Feb 27, 12:50
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Oscar Pistorius prays daily following murder charge?
Oscar Pistorius reportedly prays to his late mother daily to help him prove that he did not intend to kill his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Feb 26, 14:40
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Oscar Pistorius 'aims to lift strict rules on bail conditions'
Oscar Pistorius's lawyers will try to loosen the strict rules on the Paralympic champion's bail conditions, which includes surrendering his passport.
Feb 26, 12:53
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Iwan Thomas unaware of any gun history with Oscar Pistorius
Iwan Thomas says that he has no knowledge of Oscar Pistorius having a history of guns following the death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Feb 25, 14:56
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Oscar Pistorius "kept pestering" Reeva Steenkamp during relationship
Oscar Pistorius is accused of keeping girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp "caged in" during his relationship with the model.
Feb 25, 14:26
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Oscar Pistorius's brother also facing trial over woman's death
Oscar Pistorius's brother is also standing trial, over the death of a woman in 2010.
Feb 24, 12:01
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Oscar Pistorius's family: 'Relieved at bail verdict, but still mourning'
Oscar Pistorius's family say that they are 'relieved but still mourning' the death of Reeva Steenkamp following the court's decision to grant bail to the Paralympic athlete.
Feb 22, 15:27
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
BBC to film documentary on shooting of Oscar Pistorius's girlfriend
BBC Three will film a documentary about the fatal shooting of Oscar Pistorius's girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Feb 22, 14:27
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Oscar Pistorius granted bail
Oscar Pistorius, who is accused of murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, is granted bail.
Feb 22, 14:24
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Oscar Pistorius's bail verdict expected tomorrow?
Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius could discover whether he will be granted bail tomorrow following the court's decision to stretch the hearing into a fourth day.
Feb 21, 14:10
Oscar Pistorius
Nike suspend contract with Oscar Pistorius
Oscar Pistorius's sponsor Nike announce that they have suspended their contract with the Paralympic champion, who is accused of the premeditated murder of his girlfriend.
Feb 21, 10:01
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Detective dropped from Oscar Pistorius case for seven attempted murder charges
The leading investigator in Oscar Pistorius's murder case is dropped following claims that he faces seven charges of attempted murder.
Feb 21, 09:23
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Oscar Pistorius applied for six gun licences last month?
Oscar Pistorius reportedly applied for licences on six guns just a month before the fatal shooting of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Feb 20, 14:38
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Oscar Pistorius's bail hearing moves into a third day
The bail hearing regarding Oscar Pistorius's murder charge is stretched into a third day following revelations of alleged testosterone evidence.
Feb 20, 12:50
Usain Bolt
Usain Bolt "in shock" over Oscar Pistorius murder charge
Usain Bolt says that he is "still in shock" over the news that Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius has been charged with murdering his girlfriend.
Feb 20, 12:28
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Bottles of testosterone found in Oscar Pistorius's house?
Two bottles, said to be of testosterone, and needles were found in Oscar Pistorius's home following the death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Feb 20, 09:52
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Oscar Pistorius 'rowed' with girlfriend on day of death?
A witness heard "non-stop fighting" at the home of Oscar Pistorius ahead of the fatal shooting of his girlfriend, a court has heard.
Feb 20, 09:33
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Sir Philip Craven: 'Oscar Pistorius's murder trial won't harm Paralympics'
The president of the International Paralympic Committee Sir Philip Craven says that Oscar Pistorius's trial will not harm the Games.
Feb 20, 05:29
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Oscar Pistorius planned to move house before girlfriend's death?
Oscar Pistorius reportedly planned to move from his home in Pretoria, where he has been accused of shooting his girlfriend dead.
Feb 19, 14:53
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Oscar Pistorius's bail hearing adjourned until tomorrow
The bail hearing regarding Oscar Pistorius's murder charge is adjourned until tomorrow following the court's decision to treat the shooting of his girlfriend as premeditated killing.
Feb 19, 12:55
Oscar Pistorius
Oscar Pistorius 'shot friend in restaurant by accident'
A friend of Oscar Pistorius reveals that he was accidentally shot in the foot by the Paralympic sprinter at a restaurant a month ago.
Feb 19, 12:51
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Oscar Pistorius: 'I was scared, thought my girlfriend was intruder'
Oscar Pistorius reveals via a statement in court that he was "scared" an intruder had entered his home and was unaware that he had shot his girlfriend.
Feb 19, 12:28
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Oscar Pistorius's murder charge ruled as premeditated
Pretoria Magistrates' Court rules that Oscar Pistorius's murder charge for shooting dead his girlfriend is deemed as premeditated, indicating that bail is unlikely.
Feb 19, 10:59
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Prosecutors: Oscar Pistorius planned to kill girlfriend
Prosecutors argue that Oscar Pistorius planned to kill his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp by shooting her three times through a bathroom door.
Feb 19, 09:12
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Banned steroids found in Oscar Pistorius's home following murder?
Banned steroids are reportedly found at the home of Oscar Pistorius, who is charged with shooting dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Feb 18, 12:09
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Oscar Pistorius: Bloodied cricket bat 'discovered at sprinter's home'
Reports claim that a bloodied cricket bat discovered at the home of Oscar Pistorius is a key piece of evidence in the murder case against him.
Feb 18, 06:45
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Oscar Pistorius withdraws from all race commitments
Oscar Pistorius has the continued support of sponsors but has withdrawn from all race commitments to concentrate on defending a murder charge, according to his agent.
Feb 17, 22:46
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius leaves the police station following his arrest for murder on February 14, 2013
Producer defends Reeva Steenkamp television show
A South African TV channel has defended its decision to air a programme featuring Reeva Steenkamp, the girlfriend of Oscar Pistorius.
Feb 17, 00:34
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Oscar Pistorius given "special needs" cell
Oscar Pistorius is reportedly moved to a special police cell to "accommodate to his special needs" after being charged with the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Feb 15, 19:12
Oscar Pistorius
Oscar Pistorius's girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp 'shot in bathroom'
Oscar Pistorius's girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp was reportedly shot dead through a bathroom door at the Paralympic sprinter's home.
Feb 15, 14:18
Oscar Pistorius
Report: Oscar Pistorius TV ad campaign pulled off air
A South African TV station reportedly axes adverts featuring Oscar Pistorius due to the murder charge against him for allegedly shooting his girlfriend dead.
Feb 15, 13:48
Oscar Pistorius
Oscar Pistorius disputes murder of girlfriend in "strongest terms"
Oscar Pistorius disputes in the "strongest terms" allegations that he murdered his girlfriend following the formal murder charge placed against him in court.
Feb 15, 12:59
Oscar Pistorius
Oscar Pistorius murder case postponed until next week
The murder case of Oscar Pistorius, who is accused of shooting his girlfriend dead, is postponed until Tuesday next week.
Feb 15, 10:21
Oscar Pistorius
Oscar Pistorius formally charged with murder at Pretoria court
Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius is formally charged with one count of murder at Pretoria Magistrates' Court following the death of his girlfriend.
Feb 15, 09:47
Oscar Pistorius
Oscar Pistorius arrives at court for murder charge
Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius arrives at Pretoria Magistrates' Court on a murder charge of allegedly shooting dead his girlfriend.
Feb 15, 09:06
Oscar Pistorius
Oscar Pistorius's father: 'My son is sad at the moment'
Oscar Pistorius's father Henke says that his son is "sad" after allegedly shooting his girlfriend dead at his home in Pretoria.
Feb 14, 14:19
Oscar Pistorius
Oscar Pistorius court date put back to tomorrow morning
Oscar Pistorius will appear in court tomorrow morning in South Africa on suspicion of murdering his girlfriend at his home in Pretoria.
Feb 14, 12:59
Oscar Pistorius
Police 'charge Oscar Pistorius with murder'
Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius is charged with murdering his girlfriend at his home in Pretoria.
Feb 14, 10:32
Oscar Pistorius
International Paralympic Committee release Oscar Pistorius statement
The International Paralympic Committee say that they will not comment further on the alleged shooting involving Oscar Pistorius due to an ongoing police investigation.
Feb 14, 09:20
Oscar Pistorius
Oscar Pistorius "traumatised" by death of girlfriend
South African Paralympic star Oscar Pistorius is reportedly feeling "traumatised" after allegedly shooting dead his girlfriend.
Feb 14, 09:07
Oscar Pistorius
Paralympian Oscar Pistorius 'murders girlfriend'
Paralympian athlete Oscar Pistorius is in custody after shooting his girlfriend in their home in South Africa, after mistaking her for a burglar.
Feb 14, 07:20

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