A DEFENCE expert witness in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial has contradicted a piece of the athlete’s evidence that could prove crucial to the case.
OSCAR Pistorius’s defence may have been dealt a crippling blow when its expert witness admitted he drew “layman” conclusions on vital evidence.
Oscar Pistorius plugged his ears with his thumbs and retched as his defence team’s forensic expert Roger Dixon gave evidence about the shots that tore through Reeva Steenkamp’s body in the early hours of February 14 last year.
WITH the sole purpose to kill, Oscar Pistorius gunned down Reeva Steenkmap.
Prosecutor Gerrie Nel on Tuesday concluded his cross-examination of murder-accused paralympian Oscar Pistorius.
A TERRIFIED Reeva Steenkamp was hiding behind a toilet door facing Oscar Pistorius when he shot and killed her, following her with continuous rapid gunshots as she fell dying.
ACCUSED of deliberately lying about killing Reeva Steenkamp, Oscar Pistorius wavered under intense cross-examination yesterday.
CONSPIRACY theories and “completely implausible” ideas of police framing Oscar Pistorius for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp were smacked down by the state in the Pretoria High Court yesterday.