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Latest News Wires Oscar Pistorius trial: Prosecutor presses Paralympian during cross-examination

Prosecutor Gerrie Nel continued his aggressive questioning of Oscar Pistorius during cross-examination at his trial for the 2013 murder of Reeva Steenkamp.

By Christopher Torchia and Gerald ImrayAssociated Press / April 14, 2014

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The chief prosecutor in Oscar Pistorius' murder trial on Monday alleged numerous inconsistencies in the athlete's account of how he killed girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp last year, seeking to show that the athlete is lying when he says he shot her by mistake.