Door With Bullet Holes in Court During Oscar Pistorius Trial

Door With Bullet Holes in Court During Oscar Pistorius Trial

During the Oscar Pistorius trial today, the damaged toilet door that the murder-accused Olympian runner shot through, then tried to beat down with a cricket bat on Valentine’s Day last year, was the center of attention in the Pretoria High Court today. Reassembled in a frame alongside 1 meter or 3.2 ft-high walls configured to the […]

Judge Instructs Media at Oscar Pistorius Trial to Behave After Legal Breach

Judge Instructs Media at Oscar Pistorius Trial to Behave After Legal Breach

A legal breach of the strict conditions imposed on hundreds of journalists covering the Oscar Pistorius trial in South Africa stopped court proceedings this morning. Prosecutor Gerrie Nel interrupted the defense cross-examination of Michelle Burger, first witness in the dramatic court case, to tell the judge that a photograph of Burger had been flighted on […]