Coming Up: Oscar Pistorius Faces the Music
Who did the so-called Blade Runner really believe was behind his bathroom door? After 18 months of speculation and a gripping six-month trial, Judge Thokozile Masipa will finally deliver her verdict on Thursday. Will she accept that Pistorius actually thought there was an intruder in the house and, if he did, was his response reasonable? The hotly anticipated verdict is also a test for South Africa’s justice system which, 20 years after the end of apartheid, is still suspected of perpetuating inequality.