Pistorius case - Pistorius ruled 'able to tell right from wrong' as trial resumes

The trial of Oscar Pistorius for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp resumed with psychologists' reports indicating that he was not suffering from "a mental disorder or defect" and was able to tell right from wrong.

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Pistorius's trial

There has been a six-week break in proceedings as Pistorius has undergone mental health evaluations at a psychiatric hospital after witness evidence raised questions about his state of mind at the time he shot Steenkamp.

Forensic psychiatrist Dr Merryll Vorster had previously told the court that Pistorius suffered from generalised anxiety disorder, which led prosecutor Gerrie Nel to request the assessments.

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