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Pistorius murder trial: 10 things to know

POSTED: 12:57 PM CST Feb 22, 2013    UPDATED: 07:59 AM CDT 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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A judge has found Oscar Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide, the South African term for unintentionally -- but unlawfully -- killing a person. Judge Thokozile Masipa previously cleared Pistorius of murder in the killing of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp.

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