Oscar Pistorius bail hearing

Oscar Pistorius has been granted bail over charges that he murdered his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

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Pistorius 'threatened to break rival's legs'

The chief prosecutor Gerrie Nel has repeated threats apparently made by Pistorius to a rival, when he is alleged to have said:

I'll dash him up and break his legs

The prosecutor says "you can't say this was merely 'boy talk'." The magistrate then asks:

What kind of life would Pistorius lead if he flees, given his prostheses?

A friend of Pistorius in the public gallery mutters "Exactly."

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