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#Reeva Steenkamp

# reeva-steenkamp - Thursday 7 August, 2014

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

The closing arguments are expected to last two days.

# reeva-steenkamp - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Oscar Pistorius denies he was drunk during nightclub row

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

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

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'

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

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

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

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

The murder trial resumed in South Africa this morning.

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

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

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

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

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

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

“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

“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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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?

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

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

Security guard says Pistorius told him "everything is fine"

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

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

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

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.

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.

# reeva-steenkamp - Monday 3 March, 2014

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.

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.

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

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

# reeva-steenkamp - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

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.

# reeva-steenkamp - Friday 14 February, 2014

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.

# reeva-steenkamp - Thursday 23 January, 2014

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.