Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius arrives at court for the third day of his trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. Photo: Mike Hutchings/Reuters
Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius arrives at court for the third day of his trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. Photo: Mike Hutchings/Reuters
Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius enters the dock ahead of his trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. Photo: Siphiwe Sibeko/Reuters
Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius enters the dock ahead of his trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. Photo: Siphiwe Sibeko/Reuters
Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius reacts in the dock ahead of his trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. Photo: Siphiwe Sibeko/Reuters
Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius reacts in the dock ahead of his trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. Photo: Siphiwe Sibeko/Reuters
Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius takes off his jacket after he entered the dock ahead of his trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria,. Photo: Siphiwe Sibeko/Reuters
Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius takes off his jacket after he entered the dock ahead of his trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria,. Photo: Siphiwe Sibeko/Reuters
Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius (L) listens to his  lawyer Barry Roux (C) ahead of his trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria, . Photo: Siphiwe Sibeko/Reuters
Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius (L) listens to his lawyer Barry Roux (C) ahead of his trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria, . Photo: Siphiwe Sibeko/Reuters
Oscar Pistorius listens to his lawyer Barry Roux ahead of his trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. Photo:Siphiwe Sibeko/Reuters
Oscar Pistorius listens to his lawyer Barry Roux ahead of his trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. Photo:Siphiwe Sibeko/Reuters
Journalists wait for the start of the trial of Oscar Pistorius for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.  File photo: Alon Skuy/Reuters
Journalists wait for the start of the trial of Oscar Pistorius for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. File photo: Alon Skuy/Reuters
Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius speaks to members of his legal team on the third day of his trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. Photo: Alon Skuy/Reuters
Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius speaks to members of his legal team on the third day of his trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. Photo: Alon Skuy/Reuters
Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius speaks to members of his legal team on the third day of his trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. Photo: Alon Skuy/Reuters
Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius speaks to members of his legal team on the third day of his trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. Photo: Alon Skuy/Reuters
Defence advocate Barry Roux File photo: Siphiwe Sibeko
Defence advocate Barry Roux File photo: Siphiwe Sibeko
Oscar Pistorius's sister Aimee sits in court during the third day of his trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. Photo: Alon Skuy
Oscar Pistorius's sister Aimee sits in court during the third day of his trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. Photo: Alon Skuy
Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius sits in the dock on the third day of his trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. Photo: Alon Skuy/Reuters
Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius sits in the dock on the third day of his trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. Photo: Alon Skuy/Reuters
Barry Roux, lawyer for Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius gestures during the trial for the murder of Pistorius' girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. Photo: Siphiwe Sibeko/Reuters
Barry Roux, lawyer for Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius gestures during the trial for the murder of Pistorius' girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. Photo: Siphiwe Sibeko/Reuters
Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius sits in the dock on the third day of his trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. Photo: Alon Skuy/Reuters
Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius sits in the dock on the third day of his trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. Photo: Alon Skuy/Reuters
Advocate Barry Roux, representing Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius, looks on during the third day of Pistorius' trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. Photo: Alon Skuy/Reuters
Advocate Barry Roux, representing Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius, looks on during the third day of Pistorius' trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. Photo: Alon Skuy/Reuters
Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius is comforted by a family member during the third day of his trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. Photo: Alon Skuy/Reuters
Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius is comforted by a family member during the third day of his trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. Photo: Alon Skuy/Reuters

Scenes from North Gauteng High Court during the third day of Paralympian Oscar Pistorius's murder trial.