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#Reeva Steenkamp

# reeva-steenkamp - Thursday 7 August, 2014

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

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

Aug 7th 2014, 11:15 AM 15,317 Views 32 Comments

The closing arguments are expected to last two days.

# reeva-steenkamp - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Oscar Pistorius denies he was drunk during nightclub row
# Sober As A Judge
# Sober As A Judge

Oscar Pistorius denies he was drunk during nightclub row

Jul 15th 2014, 2:36 PM 13,701 Views 25 Comments

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

# reeva-steenkamp - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

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

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

Jul 8th 2014, 11:02 AM 9,670 Views 10 Comments

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

# reeva-steenkamp - Monday 7 July, 2014

Australian TV network defends showing Pistorius shooting video
# Shock Video
# Shock Video

Australian TV network defends showing Pistorius shooting video

Jul 7th 2014, 12:00 PM 12,230 Views 11 Comments

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

# reeva-steenkamp - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

Oscar Pistorius severely traumatised and a 'suicide risk'
# South Africa
# South Africa

Oscar Pistorius severely traumatised and a 'suicide risk'

Jul 2nd 2014, 1:32 PM 15,269 Views 43 Comments

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

# reeva-steenkamp - Monday 30 June, 2014

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

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

Jun 30th 2014, 9:57 AM 12,017 Views 25 Comments

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

# reeva-steenkamp - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

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

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

May 14th 2014, 9:48 AM 6,680 Views 18 Comments

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

# reeva-steenkamp - Monday 12 May, 2014

Prosecutors ask for Oscar Pistorius to be placed under psychiatric observation
# Mental Heath Assessment
# Mental Heath Assessment

Prosecutors ask for Oscar Pistorius to be placed under psychiatric observation

May 12th 2014, 4:30 PM 16,604 Views 16 Comments

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

# reeva-steenkamp - Monday 5 May, 2014

Oscar Pistorius was 'broken, desperate, pleading' after he shot Reeva Steenkamp
# Valentine's Day
# Valentine's Day

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

May 5th 2014, 11:06 AM 16,379 Views 22 Comments

The murder trial resumed in South Africa this morning.

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

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

May 5th 2014, 7:30 AM 8,240 Views 10 Comments

The proceedings took a break for the past two weeks.

# reeva-steenkamp - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

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

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

Apr 22nd 2014, 6:21 PM 25,291 Views 27 Comments

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

# reeva-steenkamp - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

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

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

Apr 16th 2014, 2:11 PM 16,397 Views 0 Comments

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

# reeva-steenkamp - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

'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
# 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

Apr 15th 2014, 10:29 AM 19,353 Views 46 Comments

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.

# reeva-steenkamp - Saturday 12 April, 2014

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

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

Apr 12th 2014, 8:45 AM 13,584 Views 12 Comments

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

# reeva-steenkamp - Friday 11 April, 2014

Prosecutor: Pistorius story doesn't add up
# Not Probable
# Not Probable

Prosecutor: Pistorius story doesn't add up

Apr 11th 2014, 8:57 PM 21,009 Views 0 Comments

“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”.

# reeva-steenkamp - Thursday 10 April, 2014

Oscar Pistorius Judge: This trial is not public entertainment
# Reeva Steenkamp
# Reeva Steenkamp

Oscar Pistorius Judge: This trial is not public entertainment

Apr 10th 2014, 12:51 PM 20,154 Views 41 Comments

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

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

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

Apr 10th 2014, 7:40 AM 15,511 Views 29 Comments

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

# reeva-steenkamp - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

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

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

Apr 9th 2014, 2:37 PM 15,816 Views 35 Comments

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

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

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

Apr 9th 2014, 9:37 AM 7,801 Views 23 Comments

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

# reeva-steenkamp - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

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

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

Apr 8th 2014, 2:15 PM 21,726 Views 51 Comments

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

# reeva-steenkamp - Monday 7 April, 2014

VIDEO: Oscar Pistorius apologises to family of Reeva Steenkamp
# Shooting
# Shooting

VIDEO: Oscar Pistorius apologises to family of Reeva Steenkamp

Apr 7th 2014, 11:21 AM 16,269 Views 40 Comments

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

# reeva-steenkamp - Saturday 29 March, 2014

RECAP: 5 things from the Oscar Pistorius trial this week
# South Africa
# South Africa

RECAP: 5 things from the Oscar Pistorius trial this week

Mar 29th 2014, 8:15 AM 12,561 Views 8 Comments

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

# reeva-steenkamp - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

The text messages between Oscar Pistorius and Reeva Steenkamp
# Back And Forth
# Back And Forth

The text messages between Oscar Pistorius and Reeva Steenkamp

Mar 25th 2014, 10:35 AM 27,563 Views 17 Comments

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

# reeva-steenkamp - Monday 24 March, 2014

Steenkamp "sometimes scared" of Pistorius, court hears
# Text Message
# Text Message

Steenkamp "sometimes scared" of Pistorius, court hears

Mar 24th 2014, 1:38 PM 15,958 Views 1 Comment

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

# reeva-steenkamp - Saturday 22 March, 2014

7 things we heard at the Oscar Pistorius trial this week
# Recap
# Recap

7 things we heard at the Oscar Pistorius trial this week

Mar 22nd 2014, 8:15 AM 23,597 Views 12 Comments

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

# reeva-steenkamp - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

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

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

Mar 18th 2014, 11:35 AM 7,823 Views 0 Comments

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

# reeva-steenkamp - Monday 17 March, 2014

Pistorius ordered six new guns before girlfriend's death
# Pistorius
# Pistorius

Pistorius ordered six new guns before girlfriend's death

Mar 17th 2014, 3:20 PM 18,333 Views 0 Comments

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.

# reeva-steenkamp - Saturday 15 March, 2014

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

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

Mar 15th 2014, 10:15 AM 102,246 Views 0 Comments

That – and more of your questions answered.

# reeva-steenkamp - Monday 10 March, 2014

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

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

Mar 10th 2014, 11:13 AM 35,391 Views 0 Comments

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

Security guard says Pistorius told him "everything is fine"
# Trial
# Trial

Security guard says Pistorius told him "everything is fine"

Mar 10th 2014, 8:53 AM 17,645 Views 0 Comments

The murder trial moves into its second week in Pretoria.

# reeva-steenkamp - Friday 7 March, 2014

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

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

Mar 7th 2014, 3:00 PM 42 Views 32 Comments

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.

# reeva-steenkamp - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

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

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

Mar 5th 2014, 1:58 PM 17,541 Views 0 Comments

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

# reeva-steenkamp - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

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

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

Mar 4th 2014, 7:53 PM 3,787 Views 0 Comments

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

Pistorius trial dramatically interrupted after TV station shows witness photo
# South Africa
# South Africa

Pistorius trial dramatically interrupted after TV station shows witness photo

Mar 4th 2014, 9:57 AM 23,103 Views 35 Comments

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

# reeva-steenkamp - Monday 3 March, 2014

Oscar Pistorius pleads not guilty at murder trial
# On Trial
# On Trial

Oscar Pistorius pleads not guilty at murder trial

Mar 3rd 2014, 12:05 PM 11,976 Views 0 Comments

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

Poll: Will you watch the Oscar Pistorius trial?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you watch the Oscar Pistorius trial?

Mar 3rd 2014, 9:00 AM 9,117 Views 55 Comments

Parts of the trial will be broadcast live from today.

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

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

Mar 3rd 2014, 6:00 AM 9,377 Views 0 Comments

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

# reeva-steenkamp - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

Oscar Pistorius murder trial to be televised
# Shooting
# Shooting

Oscar Pistorius murder trial to be televised

Feb 25th 2014, 10:32 AM 9,176 Views 0 Comments

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

# reeva-steenkamp - Friday 14 February, 2014

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

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

Feb 14th 2014, 10:58 AM 17,153 Views 2 Comments

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

# reeva-steenkamp - Thursday 23 January, 2014

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

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

Jan 23rd 2014, 2:58 PM 5,101 Views 6 Comments

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