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Oscar Pistorius arrives in court to face a murder charge

South African Olympic and Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius has arrived at court to face a murder charge after his girlfriend, model Reeva Steenkamp, was shot and killed at his home near Pretoria.

Mr Pistorius spent the night in a police station and is appearing at the magistrates' court in the city.

A decision will be taken on whether he should be granted bail.

Andrew Harding reports

  • 15 Feb 2013
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