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Weeping Pistorius denies murdering girlfriend

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Olympic star Oscar Pistorius broke down in tears in the dock as he was charged with the Valentine's Day murder of his model girlfriend, a charge he denied "in the strongest terms". 

South Africa's Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius leaves the court after his hearing on the charge of murdering his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, on February 15, 2013 at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria. Pistorius broke down in tears in the dock as he was charged with the Valentine's Day murder of his model girlfriend, a charge he denied"in the strongest terms".

The 26-year-old South African Paralympian gold medallist sobbed as Pretoria magistrate Desmond Nair announced a single charge of killing his lover, blonde covergirl Reeva Steenkamp.

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