Note: December, 2015. I added 3 slides to this presentation to cover Pistorius's conviction by South Africa high court for murder. This includes an explanation of the difference between South African and American law on this issue.
Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial Presentation + Quiz + Flashcards = 72 Slides
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Oscar Pistorius: The handicapped sports superstar killed his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp while she was in his master suite bathroom because he thought an intruder was in there instead. No juries are used in South African murder cases. These results here are what no American jury would ever render as a verdict.
There is a powerpoint presentation on the Oscar Pistorius case. It has its own 20 point multiple choice quiz with answer key included. There is also a complete set of flashcards which can be used for review, testing and/or class discussion.
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The author is a retired lawyer, instructor and textbook author.
EXCERPT OSCAR PISTORIUS CASE:
A forensic investigation ensued to test his story. There was an enormous amount of blood in and around the toilet. The prosecution’s argument was that Steenkamp fled to the toilet to get away from Pistorius since she locked the door behind her. That’s why he had to use the cricket bat to break it down. The prosecution argued: Although many people close the door when they use the toilet, how many people actually lock it when the only other person there is one's romantic partner?