Judge finds Pistorius 'negligent' in shooting
11 September 2014, 16:19
Pretoria - South African Judge Thokozile Masipa on Thursday said Oscar Pistorius acted "too hastily and used excessive force" when he shot Reeva Steenkamp, in comments ahead of her verdict on charges of culpable homicide.
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"In the circumstances it is clear his conduct is negligent," Masipa said, shortly before adjourning proceedings until Friday. "The accused had reasonable time to reflect, to think and conduct himself reasonably."
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