Bail Hearing Continues As Oscar Pistorius Contests Murder Charge


Relatives of South African Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius, his... News PhotoAimée Pistorius,Appearance,Athletics,Brother,Carl Pistorius,Family,Father,Females,Henke Pistorius,Horizontal,Killing,Law,Males,Oscar Pistorius,Pretoria,Shooting of Reeva Steenkamp,Sister,South Africa,Sport,Sprinting,The Olympic Games,ViolencePhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPRelatives of South African Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius, (From L) his sister Aimee, his brother Carl, and his father Henke appear on February 22, 2013 at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria. Pistorius battled to secure bail as he appeared on charges of murdering his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on February 14, Valentine's Day. South African prosecutors will argue that Pistorius is guilty of premeditated murder in Steenkamp's death, a charge which could carry a life sentence. Pistorius denies the charge, saying that he shot 29-year-old Steenkamp repeatedly through a locked bathroom door in the dead of night by accident, having mistaken her for a burglar. AFP PHOTO / ALEXANDER JOE (Photo credit should read ALEXANDER JOE/AFP/Getty Images)