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Pistorius murder trial: 10 things to know

Published On: Feb 22 2013 10:57:24 AM PST   Updated On: Apr 11 2014 10:32:04 AM PDT

Oscar Pistorius was on the stand this week and Friday marked another day of relentless cross-examination as the prosecution challenged his account of the killing of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp.

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5. There's a debate over Steenkamp's empty bladder and the location of both her and Pistorius when she died. An autopsy revealed Steenkamp's bladder was empty when she was killed. Since it would be highly unlikely for a person's bladder to be fully empty at 3 a.m., the defense says this shows Steenkamp was using the bathroom before the killing. The theory floated: She locked herself inside after hearing Pistorius yelling at an intruder or for some other unknown reason.

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