Pistorius Trial: Week Five, Day Three

By IAfrica
In South Africa
Apr 9th, 2014

With Oscar Pistorius still on the stand, we’re braced for another gruelling day of testimony in the North Gauteng High Court. Matters concluded half an hour early yesterday, after Pistorius’s uncontrollable wailing caused the defence’s Barry Roux to request that the court called it a day. We had only just reached the part in the athlete’s account when he realised that he’d shot Reeva Steenkamp, so cross-examination by Gerrie Nel may still be a way off. By REBECCA DAVIS

This post has already been read 1 times!

This post was originally published on this site
About us Daily Maverick

The Daily Maverick is a unique blend of news, information, analysis and opinion delivered from our newsroom in Johannesburg, South Africa. There are many ways to describe exactly what we do (and for the price of a cup of coffee we'll talk your ears off about it), but the best way to understand the end result is to experience it. Every part of The Daily Maverick is free-to-air and no-payment-required, although free registration is required for a small subset of functions and pages.

Comments are closed.