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.
Pathologists have given evidence about the shooting of Reeva Steenkamp in the murder case against Paralympian Oscar Pistorius. Listening to details of the autopsy, Pistorius was physically sick in court.
The trial of South Africa’s world famous paralympian, Oscar Pistorius, opened in a Pretoria court on Monday with the accused insisting he was not guilty. The opening was broadcast, in part, on live television.
The second day of the Oscar Pistorius murder trial has adjourned in South Africa. The Paralympian’s lawyers grilled a key witness whose testimony, if accurate, could undermine Pistorius’ version of events.
The trial of South African double-amputee Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius has been adjourned. Pistorius pleaded not guilty for the premeditated murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp last year on Valentine's Day.
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