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Pistorius trial concludes, verdict set for Sept 11

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A verdict in the high profile murder trial of sports star Oscar Pistorius has been set for September 11, after lawyers on Friday wrapped up five months of drama-filled proceedings. 

South African Paralympian athlete Oscar Pistorius attends the closing arguments in his murder trial at the high court in Pretoria on August 8, 2014

Eighteen months after Pistorius shot dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day 2013, the Paralympian's fate now lies in the hands of South African Judge Thokozile Masipa.

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