June Steenkamp (L), mother of the murdered Reeva Steenkamp, sits in court ahead of the trial of Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria March 3, 2014. REUTERS/Themba Hadebe/Pool
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Amid the media circus, pointed legal arguments and delays, the two families whose lives have been utterly transformed by the events of Feb. 14, 2013, came face-to-face.At other times tension between the two clans were subtle, but manifest.When court adjourned, the Steenkamps took the long way to the single exit to avoid having to slide past the Pistorius family.Both families had a nervous wait at the start of the day. The families also had to wait as court officials escorted a woman – who identifies herself only as Annemarie and who twice before disrupted Pistorius bail hearings – out of the courtroom.
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