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Pistorius can drink, travel overseas on bail

  • 'Blade Runner' lawyers in court fighting for lighter restrictions
  • Olympic athlete charged with shooting and killing his girlfriend
A file picture taken on February 22, 2013 at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria, South Africa shows Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius.

Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius will be allowed to travel overseas while out on bail for murder charges.

Lawyers for the "Blade Runner" argued for the lighter bail restrictions today in court. 

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He'll also be allowed to drink alcohol now. 

Pistorius was not at the hearing. 

He's accused of killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

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