Media descends on Pretoria for Pistorius trial

2014-03-03 06:28
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Media prepares for Oscar trial

Members of the media have set up their equipment at the North Gauteng High court for the Oscar Pistorius trial. Are you there? Send us your photos.

Pretoria - Media houses descended on Pretoria on Monday morning to cover one of the most talked about murder trials of the year.

Outside the North Gauteng High Court, broadcast vans and marquee tents lined Madiba Street from the early hours of the morning, with local and international journalists preparing for live broadcasts in rainy weather.

Monday is the start of the trial of paralympic star Oscar Pistorius, charged with murdering his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day in 2013.

The case has generated worldwide attention with hundreds of reporters expected to cover the trial.

- Are you there? Send us your eyewitness accounts and photos.

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