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#Reeva Steenkamp

From TheJournal.ie Oscar Pistorius described as a deceitful witness who has 'anxiety on call' On Trial

Oscar Pistorius described as a deceitful witness who has 'anxiety on call'

The closing arguments are expected to last two days.

From TheJournal.ie Oscar Pistorius denies he was drunk during nightclub row Sober As A Judge

Oscar Pistorius denies he was drunk during nightclub row

His family claim he was approached by a man who taunted him about his trial.

From TheJournal.ie "We close the case for the defence." - It's down to closing arguments in the Pistorius trial On Trial

"We close the case for the defence." - It's down to closing arguments in the Pistorius trial

The trial will break until 7 August when both sides will make their last arguments.

From TheJournal.ie Australian TV network defends showing Pistorius shooting video Shock Video

Australian TV network defends showing Pistorius shooting video

The dramatic video shows Pistorius walking on his stumps, screaming and crying for help.

From TheJournal.ie Oscar Pistorius severely traumatised and a 'suicide risk' South Africa

Oscar Pistorius severely traumatised and a 'suicide risk'

A medical expert told a court in South Africa today that the runner’s condition is likely to worsen.

From TheJournal.ie Oscar Pistorius was NOT suffering from a mental illness when he killed Reeva Steenkamp Sound Mind

Oscar Pistorius was NOT suffering from a mental illness when he killed Reeva Steenkamp

The trial has returned after a month break in which Pistorius underwent tests.

From TheJournal.ie Oscar Pistorius to undergo tests to establish if he has an anxiety disorder South Africa

Oscar Pistorius to undergo tests to establish if he has an anxiety disorder

Judge Thokozile Masipa said a “proper inquiry” was required.

From TheJournal.ie Prosecutors ask for Oscar Pistorius to be placed under psychiatric observation Mental Heath Assessment

Prosecutors ask for Oscar Pistorius to be placed under psychiatric observation

The option of changing his defence to one of “diminished responsibility” was raised during the Olympian’s trial today.

From TheJournal.ie Oscar Pistorius was 'broken, desperate, pleading' after he shot Reeva Steenkamp Valentine's Day

Oscar Pistorius was 'broken, desperate, pleading' after he shot Reeva Steenkamp

The murder trial resumed in South Africa this morning.

From TheJournal.ie At least 12 more witnesses to give evidence as Oscar Pistorius trial resumes South Africa

At least 12 more witnesses to give evidence as Oscar Pistorius trial resumes

The proceedings took a break for the past two weeks.

From TheJournal.ie Oscar Pistorius says he did not take acting classes to prepare for murder trial Shooting

Oscar Pistorius says he did not take acting classes to prepare for murder trial

The claim was made by a well-known columnist, citing reliable sources.

From TheJournal.ie Forensics expert: Steenkamp was shot in quick succession in hip and arm Pistorius Trial

Forensics expert: Steenkamp was shot in quick succession in hip and arm

Today’s testimony from a defence forensics expert contradicts some of the evidence given by a police ballistics witness.

From TheJournal.ie 'I think today is a good day to tell you that I love you' - Reeva's message to Pistorius on day of shooting Oscar Pistorius

'I think today is a good day to tell you that I love you' - Reeva's message to Pistorius on day of shooting

The athlete read out the Valentine’s Day card that his model girlfriend left for him on 14 February last year – the day she was shot and killed at his house.

From TheJournal.ie RECAP: 7 things we heard at the Oscar Pistorius trial this week South Africa

RECAP: 7 things we heard at the Oscar Pistorius trial this week

Pistorius, himself, took the stand to give his version of events this week.

From TheJournal.ie Prosecutor: Pistorius story doesn't add up Not Probable

Prosecutor: Pistorius story doesn't add up

“She was standing behind the toilet door talking to you when you shot her,” prosecutor Gerrie Nel put it to the athlete. He replied, “that’s not true”.

From TheJournal.ie Oscar Pistorius Judge: This trial is not public entertainment Reeva Steenkamp

Oscar Pistorius Judge: This trial is not public entertainment

“For those of you who possibly think this is entertainment, it is not,” Judge Mapisa told the gallery today.

From TheJournal.ie VIDEO: Oscar Pistorius shown graphic and disturbing photo of Reeva's bloodied head Watch

VIDEO: Oscar Pistorius shown graphic and disturbing photo of Reeva's bloodied head

Prosecution lawyer Gerrie Nel (known as The Pitbull) was brutal while cross-examining the athlete yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie 'You shot and killed her' - Oscar Pistorius told to take responsibility for Reeva's death South Africa

'You shot and killed her' - Oscar Pistorius told to take responsibility for Reeva's death

The athlete had a tough time today on the witness stand as he was cross-examined by State counsel Gerrie Nel.

From TheJournal.ie 'I did not intend to kill Reeva'  - Oscar Pistorius on the night he shot his girlfriend Trial

'I did not intend to kill Reeva' - Oscar Pistorius on the night he shot his girlfriend

The athlete gave more details about the aftermath of the Valentine’s Day shooting in his Pretoria home last year.

From TheJournal.ie Oscar Pistorius wails in witness box as he recalls night of shooting South Africa

Oscar Pistorius wails in witness box as he recalls night of shooting

A raft of text messages between Oscar Pistorius and Reeva Steenkamp were read out in court today.

From TheJournal.ie VIDEO: Oscar Pistorius apologises to family of Reeva Steenkamp Shooting

VIDEO: Oscar Pistorius apologises to family of Reeva Steenkamp

The 27-year-old told her family that “she went to bed loved that night”.

From TheJournal.ie RECAP: 5 things from the Oscar Pistorius trial this week South Africa

RECAP: 5 things from the Oscar Pistorius trial this week

WhatsApp messages, a delay in proceedings and a woman’s scream?

From TheJournal.ie The text messages between Oscar Pistorius and Reeva Steenkamp Back And Forth

The text messages between Oscar Pistorius and Reeva Steenkamp

WhatsApp messages between Pistorius and Steenkamp were revealed during the murder trial in South Africa.

From TheJournal.ie Steenkamp "sometimes scared" of Pistorius, court hears Text Message

Steenkamp "sometimes scared" of Pistorius, court hears

The athlete’s murder trial entered its fourth week today – and is already over schedule.

From TheJournal.ie 7 things we heard at the Oscar Pistorius trial this week Recap

7 things we heard at the Oscar Pistorius trial this week

Reeva Steenkamp was shot as she stood facing the bathroom door and police experts have a tough task against star lawyer Barry Roux.

From TheJournal.ie Pistorius defence team say police moved evidence, police admit it's possible Pistorius Trial

Pistorius defence team say police moved evidence, police admit it's possible

The cricket bat used to break down the toilet door may have been moved.

From TheJournal.ie Pistorius ordered six new guns before girlfriend's death Pistorius

Pistorius ordered six new guns before girlfriend's death

Oscar Pistorius was in the process of buying six guns – more than usually allowed under South African law – at the time he shot Reeva Steenkamp.

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: Why do they keep saying 'My Lady' at the Oscar Pistorius trial? South Africa

Explainer: Why do they keep saying 'My Lady' at the Oscar Pistorius trial?

That – and more of your questions answered.

From TheJournal.ie Oscar Pistorius vomits in court as details of Reeva Steenkamp's autopsy are given Oscar Pistorius

Oscar Pistorius vomits in court as details of Reeva Steenkamp's autopsy are given

The 27-year-old could be heard retching across the courtroom in Pretoria.

From TheJournal.ie Security guard says Pistorius told him "everything is fine" Trial

Security guard says Pistorius told him "everything is fine"

The murder trial moves into its second week in Pretoria.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Paddy Power’s ‘Oscar Time’ gets a guilty verdict in the court of public opinion Damage Control

Column: Paddy Power’s ‘Oscar Time’ gets a guilty verdict in the court of public opinion

Offering odds in a situation where a person has died and a potential crime is being investigated is a step too far, says Alan Tyrrell, who lays out some rules for companies dealing with publicity mistakes.

From TheJournal.ie Pistorius fired shot at restaurant weeks before Steenkamp's death, trial told Murder Trial

Pistorius fired shot at restaurant weeks before Steenkamp's death, trial told

A boxer friend of the athlete says he was asked to take the blame after a pistol was accidentally discharged in Johannesburg restaurant.

From The42 Steenkamp's mother says Pistorius didn't look her in the eye Revelation

Steenkamp's mother says Pistorius didn't look her in the eye

“The whole point was that he must see me, that I am there,” she told the British channel ITV.

From TheJournal.ie Pistorius trial dramatically interrupted after TV station shows witness photo South Africa

Pistorius trial dramatically interrupted after TV station shows witness photo

Judge Thokozile Masipa has warned the media to respect the court’s ruling that images of witnesses who ask for privacy cannot be shown.

From TheJournal.ie Oscar Pistorius pleads not guilty at murder trial On Trial

Oscar Pistorius pleads not guilty at murder trial

The first witness in the trial has described hearing ‘blood-curdling screams’ from the house on the night of the murder.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Will you watch the Oscar Pistorius trial? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will you watch the Oscar Pistorius trial?

Parts of the trial will be broadcast live from today.

From TheJournal.ie Oscar Pistorius trial for murder of Reeva Steenkamp begins. What should we expect? South Africa

Oscar Pistorius trial for murder of Reeva Steenkamp begins. What should we expect?

The 27-year-old faces a charge of premeditated murder.

From TheJournal.ie Oscar Pistorius murder trial to be televised Shooting

Oscar Pistorius murder trial to be televised

The Olympic athlete is charged with murder following the death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine’s Day last year.

From The42 Pistorius 'consumed with sorrow' one year after shooting girlfriend dead Reeva Steenkamp

Pistorius 'consumed with sorrow' one year after shooting girlfriend dead

It’s 12 months since Reeva Steenkamp was shot dead in the athlete’s home.

From The42 Pistorius lawyers still 'negotiating settlement' with Reeva Steenkamp's parents Trial

Pistorius lawyers still 'negotiating settlement' with Reeva Steenkamp's parents

The athlete’s trial is due to start in March.