There were tears and embraces between parts of the Steenkamp and Myers families as Oscar Pistorius was discovered blameworthy of blamable crime for the passing of his sweetheart Reeva Steenkamp a year ago.
Judge Thokozile Masipa additionally discovered the Blade Runner blameworthy of carelessness for his association in an episode at Tashas restaurant, in which a stacked weapon went off while Pistorius was holding it. He was vindicated on two other gun related charges.
A curbed Pistorius was console by his sister Aimee and other relatives, including his father Hencke and uncle Arnold, after the verdict was passed on.
Masipa said that the state had neglected to demonstrate past a sensible uncertainty that Pistorius was blameworthy of homicide with either dolus directus or dolus eventualis, however that he had not acted in a sensible way when he had shot four shots through the can cubicle.