Pistorius murder trial: 10 things to know

POSTED: 10:57 AM PST Feb 22, 2013    UPDATED: 09:13 AM PDT Aug 07, 2014 

The murder trial of Oscar Pistorius entered a decisive stage on Thursday as lawyers began two days of final arguments at the High Court here before handing over the case to the presiding judge. Here's a look at the most compelling information about the case.

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4. Questions remain about whether or not he was wearing his prosthetic legs. Pistorius says he walked to the bathroom on his stumps, then shot through the door. Botha said the angle of the bullet holes suggest Pistorius was standing tall on his prosthetics. The police theory gives credence to a charge of premeditation. If Pistorius had time to put on his prosthetics, they'll argue, then he wasn't getting out of bed quickly to pursue an intruder.

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