Timeline: Oscar Pistorius murder trial

South African sprint star, first double-amputee to compete at Olympics, accused of murdering girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

CBC News Last Updated: April 13, 2014

Paralympic superstar Oscar Pistorius faces a murder charge in the death of his girlfriend, model Reeva Steenkamp, who was shot inside his home in South Africa in February 2013.

It's a stunning development in the life of a national hero, the first double-amputee Olympian known as the Blade Runner for his high-tech artificial legs. Here are some key moments in this developing story.