Oscar Pistorius Verdict: NOT GUILTY of Murder in Reeva Steenkamp Shooting

Oscar Pistorius Verdict: NOT GUILTY of Murder in Reeva Steenkamp Shooting

Having remained silent throughout his months-long trial, the judge in the Oscar Pistorius murder case reached a verdict to decide the Olympic athlete's fate Thursday:

Pistorius cannot be found guilty of intentionally killing Reeva Steenkamp, the judge ruled. As such, under South African law, Pistorius will not be found guilty of "murder."

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Oscar Pistorius to Reeva Steenkamp's Family: My Bad!

Oscar Pistorius to Reeva Steenkamp's Family: My Bad!

Oscar Pistorius took the witness stand on Monday in South Africa and apologized to the family of Reeva Steenkamp for shooting her to death last year.

Weeping and speaking in a quavering voice, he described a life of insomnia and panic since the night of February 14, 2013, when he killed his girlfriend.

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Oscar Pistorius: Feel Sorry For Me!!

Oscar Pistorius is apparently feeling sorry for himself while awaiting trial for shooting his girlfriend, and wishing other people would share that sentiment.

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Oscar Pistorius: No Plans to Race, Travel

Oscar Pistorius: No Plans to Race, Travel

Oscar Pistorius won a battle in court today, but his rep followed it up by assuring the public:

The Olympian and suspected killer will NOT be attempting to win any track and field races in the near future.

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Oscar Pistorius: On Suicide Watch?

Oscar Pistorius: On Suicide Watch?

South African Olympic track star Oscar Pistorius, accused of killing his murdering Reeva Steenkamp, is "on the verge of suicide," a close family friend said.

The athlete is a "broken man" after rising legal costs forced him to sell his belongings, Mike Azzie claims, noting that Pistorius denies it was murder.

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Oscar Pistorius: Free on Bail in Murder Case

Oscar Pistorius: Free on Bail in Murder Case

Oscar Pistorius was awarded bail on Friday after being charged with murdering his girlfriend. He will be free, pending his trial in a few months' time.

The ruling by Magistrate Desmond Nair was cheered by Pistorius' family and supporters at the Pretoria magistrate's court; the athlete himself was unmoved.

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