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Sharon Steenkamp, Reeva’s cousin, said the model’s family would not be watching the bail decision and had not been following the hearing.
"It doesn’t make any difference to the fact that we are without Reeva," she told The Associated Press.
Before the hearing, Pistorius’ longtime coach, Ampie Louw, said he hoped to put the runner back into his training routine if he got bail.
"The sooner he can start working the better," said Louw, who persuaded the double-amputee to take up track as a teenager a decade ago. But he acknowledged Pistorius could be "heartbroken" and unwilling to immediately pull on the carbon-fiber running blades that earned him the nickname "Blade Runner."
AP Sports Writer Gerald Imray contributed to this report from Johannesburg.
Jon Gambrell can be reached at www.twitter.com/jongambrellAP .
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