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Olympian’s bail hearing makes headlines around the world


Front-page news: Oscar Pistorius

With the bail hearing for the Olympian still underway, here’s how the court case is playing in the world’s press:

Storified by Maclean’s Magazine· Wed, Feb 20 2013 04:26:30

Oscar Pistorius mayhem #OscarPistorius http://pic.twitter.com/R9AGKw5EShafiek Tassiem
Powerful front page photo of Pistorius in court from today’s @globeandmail. http://pic.twitter.com/R8mXQQcaNatalie Turvey
Like a movie still this @reuterspictures photo of Oscar Pistorius in the dock featuring in every paper today. http://pic.twitter.com/EhmwGosKBryan O’Brien
Today’s front page: Hacking leads to Chinese Army, Obama raises stakes on cuts & Pistorius denies intent to kill http://pic.twitter.com/qJcgqvtsIHT Communications
Today’s front page featuring the Kate Middleton ‘plastic’ row, Oscar Pistorius trial and horse meat latest… http://pic.twitter.com/mBqYZE2MDaily Mirror
“@Davesontwitta: I believe pistorius is not guilty #justiceforpistorius” http://pic.twitter.com/R2FINHLYAndy Turner
Wednesday’s Daily Star front page: Pistorius – I fired through the door http://twitpic.com/c56m42cf
Wednesday’s Indepenent front page: Britain warned to prepare for energy dark age #Pistorius http://twitpic.com/c56v31cf
Cc @JustCuriousZA RT"@cfmcfc: South Africa’s’ front page newspapers are reporting the Oscar #Pistorius case (Star) http://twitpic.com/c548vk"Nelly Ndlazi
This is how ‘South Africa’s’ front page newspapers are reporting the Oscar #Pistorius case (The Daily News) http://twitpic.com/c5496gcf
Tuesday’s ‘London Evening Standard’ front page: ‘Pistorius planned murder of lover’ #London #Pistorius http://twitpic.com/c541mrcf
RT @TheMercurySA: FRONT PAGE: Tears and prayers for Oscar; Police deny leaking Pistorius probe info; Independent sells SA unit for R2bn http://pic.twitter.com/OKAPjai9capriconza3

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