Pistorius murder trial: 10 things to know

POSTED: 10:57 AM PST Feb 22, 2013    UPDATED: 05:59 AM PDT Sep 11, 2014 

South African athlete Oscar Pistorius was found not guilty Thursday of premeditated murder in the shooting death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, but the judge may still find him guilt of "culpable homicide." 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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