Andries Tatane

 
The police 'punish before they prosecute' when it comes to public protests
The police 'punish before they prosecute' when it comes to public protests
COMMENTIn terms of the 1993 Regulation of Gatherings Act, the police are meant to join section 4 meetings to discuss concerns about a planned...
Human rights body under fire over Tatane finding
Human rights body under fire over Tatane finding
Lawmakers told the commission's leaders their investigation into the activist's death during a service delivery protest in Ficksburg in...
Tatane family suing police for compensation
Tatane family suing police for compensation
Lawyers for Tatane's family filed a compensation lawsuit for loss of support and emotional damage, according to an SABC news report...
Editorial: Andries Tatane outcome fails SA citizens
Editorial: Andries Tatane outcome fails SA citizens
This week, the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) went to great lengths to explain why the case against the police officers who killed protester...
NPA won't appeal police acquittal in Tatane case
NPA won't appeal police acquittal in Tatane case
"On the basis of many challenges, the NPA is of the view that with the same set of facts that were presented in court it is highly unlikely...
Why cops accused of killing Tatane walked free
Why cops accused of killing Tatane walked free
Regional Magistrate Hein van Niekerk found that the state did not prove its case beyond a reasonable doubt, which is a requirement of a murder...
Cops acquitted of Andries Tatane's murder
Cops acquitted of Andries Tatane's murder
Regional Magistrate Hein van Niekerk found the State could not prove its case beyond reasonable doubt.
Andries Tatane accused back in court
Andries Tatane accused back in court
The case was postponed last Friday, when the SABC reported that they were expected to apply for the charges against them to be...
Tatane murder accused apply to have charges dropped
Tatane murder accused apply to have charges dropped
Two of the state's police witnesses claimed they were threatened into making statements to the Independent Police Investigative Directorate,...
Andries Tatane's forgotten village
Andries Tatane's forgotten village
Almost two years after Andries Tatane was shot and killed during a service delivery protest, the residents of Ficksburg have lost interest in the...
Cops behaving badly: M&G readers speak out
Cops behaving badly: M&G readers speak out
While news of the death...

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