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Oscar Pistorius Not Mentally Ill When He Killed Girlfriend: Experts

UpdatePosted 06/30/2014 12:30PM

Oscar Pistorius Not Mentally Ill When He Killed Girlfriend: Experts

Originally posted 06/30/2014 07:40AM

A panel of mental health experts has concluded that Oscar Pistorius was not suffering from a mental illness when he killed girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in his home last year, the chief prosecutor at the athlete's murder trial said Monday.

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Oscar Pistorius Suffers Anxiety Disorder, Psychiatrist Says

Oscar Pistorius Suffers Anxiety Disorder, Psychiatrist Says

Originally posted 05/12/2014 04:30PM

Oscar Pistorius has an anxiety disorder that may have contributed to the fatal shooting of his girlfriend, an expert testified at his murder trial Monday, prompting the chief prosecutor to say the double-amputee Olympian should be placed under psychiatric observation.

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Witness: Oscar Pistorius Was 'Asking God to Help' After Shooting Reeva Steenkamp

Oscar Pistorius Trial: Witness Testifies Olympian Was 'Asking God to Help' After Shooting Reeva Steenkamp

Originally posted 05/05/2014 11:00AM

A neighbor and friend of Oscar Pistorius testified Monday at his murder trial that the athlete was "torn apart" and desperately trying to save girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp minutes after fatally shooting her at his home last year.

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Oscar Pistorius's Grueling Testimony: Will Contradictions Doom Him?

Oscar Pistorius's Grueling Testimony: Will Contradictions Doom Him?

Originally posted 04/16/2014 12:35PM

There was a barrage of questions. Followed by another. And another.

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Prosecutor: Oscar Pistorius's Version of Events Is 'Not Probable ... Not Possible'

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial: Prosecutor Tries to Poke Holes in Olympian's Testimony

Originally posted 04/11/2014 04:15PM

The prosecutor cross-examining Oscar Pistorius at his murder trial Friday tried to shred his version of events on the night he shot and killed his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, saying they do not add up and go completely against how people would react in the situation the double-amputee Olympian has described.

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Oscar Pistorius Confronted in Court: 'You Killed Her. Say It'

Oscar Pistorius Confronted in Court: 'You Killed Her. Say It'

Originally posted 04/09/2014 04:45PM

A shaken Oscar Pistorius refused to look at a gruesome photo of his girlfriend's bloodied head on Wednesday, telling a prosecutor through tears, "I don't have to look at a picture. I was there."

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Oscar Pistorius Describes Terror-Filled Moments Before Shooting Reeva | Oscar Pistorius

Oscar Pistorius Describes Terror-Filled Moments Before Shooting Reeva

Originally posted 04/08/2014 08:45AM

Oscar Pistorius described Tuesday what he said were the terror-filled moments before he shot Reeva Steenkamp to death and removed his prosthetic legs in court during his testimony at his murder trial to show how he stood by the bathroom door which he fired into last year.

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Oscar Pistorius on the Stand: 'I Was Simply Trying to Protect Reeva'

Oscar Pistorius on the Stand: 'I Was Simply Trying to Protect Reeva'

Originally posted 04/07/2014 07:00AM

An emotional Oscar Pistorius took the stand in his own defense on Monday, and immediately issued a strong – and surprise – apology to the family of Reeva Steenkamp, the girlfriend he killed in his home on Valentine's Day 2013.

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Paralympic Star Sobs and Vomits Through Graphic Testimony | Reeva Steenkamp

Oscar Pistorius Trial: The Latest Bombshells

Originally posted 03/31/2014 08:30AM

Lots of runners vomit after a hard workout.

Paralympian star Oscar Pistorius is not one of them.

"I never saw him throw up on the track," says Ray Wicksell, the South African runner's first agent and longtime friend.

Yet heaving has become a recurring event in the Pretoria courtroom where Pistorius is standing trial for the premeditated murder of his girlfriend, model and law grad Reeva Steenkamp, 29.

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