The magistrate has ruled that Oscar Pistorius' bail hearing will not be televised live.
Pistorius continues to sob and looks confused. He has sat silently for some time, occasionally shielding his face with his hands.
Pistorius will concentrate on defending himself against allegations that he murdered his model girlfriend on Valentine's morning.
The South African press say the weapon is a key piece of police evidence, but Pistorius' family said the death is a 'tragic accident.'
The family and management of Oscar Pistorius have released a statement disputing the murder charge against him 'in the strongest terms'.