Oscar Pistorius trial day two: As it happened

Key points

  • South African athlete Oscar Pistorius shot girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp at their home in Pretoria on 14 February 2013
  • Mr Pistorius has pleaded not guilty to all the charges he faces
  • The trial heard from some of the defendant's neighbours. One of them, Michelle Burger, said she heard "terrible" screams and a man cry for help, then "four gunshots"
  • The judge has warned the media not to use images of witnesses without consent, after a TV network broadcast a picture of Ms Burger
  • For the first time in South Africa, parts of the trial are being televised live
  • All times GMT

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  • Simeon Paterson 
  • Gerry Holt 

Last updated 4 March 2014

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