As pistorius faces sentencing for the culpable homicide of reeva steenkamp, we look back at how the trial unfolded. Intense, emotional and dramatic case ended with curiously anticlimactic sentencing of former superstar athlete. The parents of reeva steenkamp, who was shot and killed by oscar pistorius, have reacted with disbelief at a judge's decision to acquit the.
Nearly three weeks before reeva steenkamp was shot to death by her olympian star boyfriend of three months, she sent. His 43-day trial started on 3 march 2014 on 12 september, judge thokozile masipa found him not guilty of murder, but guilty of culpable homicide he was also. The trial of oscar pistorius for the murder of reeva steenkamp and several gun- related charges in the high court of south africa in pretoria opened on 3 march.
The court case against the south african olympic athlete, which will be partly televised and has been dubbed the oscar show by a local. Gerrie nel has built up a reputation not only for his skill and dedication, but also his determination and high-profile cases like the pistorius trial. As south african athlete oscar pistorius is convicted of murder after a prosecution looks at 10 of the most memorable moments in his 2014 trial. Harding analysis justice served: despite qualms, many will be relieved marathon legal battle is finally over andrew harding africa correspondent 21 october.
The chief prosecutor in oscar pistorius' murder trial slammed the athlete over several days of grueling testimony in south africa pistorius wept. Ongoing coverage of the oscar pistorius murder trial the paralympic runner stands accused of murdering his girlfriend reeva steenkamp on february 14,. Bare-chested with blood drenched all over his shorts and prosthetic legs, these dramatic images show a shell-shocked oscar pistorius. Johannesburg, south africa -- the murder trial of south african olympian oscar pistorius on monday heard more testimony that a terrified.
On 3 march 2014, the first day in the trial of oscar pistorius for the killing of reeva steenkamp, judge thokozile matilda masipa made her way.
A look at courtroom evidence presented at the trial of oscar pistorius -- the south african olympic sprinter convicted of murdering girlfriend reeva steenkamp. Prosecution shows footage of pistorius shooting a watermelon with hollow-point ' zombie-stopper' bullets. Instead of a jury, oscar pistorius' fate will be determined by two why nobody in south africa, including oscar pistorius, gets a jury trial.