South African police replaced the lead detective on the Oscar Pistorius case on Thursday, after it emerged that the initial investigator faced attempted murder charges. Pistorius is charged with murdering his girlfriend.
In the first day of closing arguments, the prosecution has painted South African Olympian Oscar Pistorius as a liar. The judge is to decide a verdict after the defense's closing arguments, scheduled for Friday.
A verdict in the murder trial of South African athlete Oscar Pistorius has been set for September 11. In closing statement, the Olympian's lawyer said there is no proof he intended to murder girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
The murder trial of South Africa's Oscar Pistorius has resumed in Pretoria. The Paralympian and Olympian, who stands accused of killing his partner Reeva Steenkamp, has in recent weeks undergone psychiatric tests.
A team of mental health experts has found South African athlete Oscar Pistorius was not suffering from a mental disorder that could have made him unaccountable for the killing of Reeva Steenkamp.
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