What has emerged from the commission, especially the cross-examination of Lonmin leaders, dispels long-held misconceptions about events at Marikana.
Former Lonmin executive admits that the deadly 2012 strike called for extraordinary negotiations that didn't fall within the company's structures.
Legal Aid is representing the Marikana miners, but is concerned about the precedent this sets when it comes to commissions of inquiry.
Lonmin’s chief commercial officer Albert Jamieson was asked why the company had failed to pursue every option at its disposal to avoid violence.
As the Marikana commission of inquiry wraps up its probe, the funding of legal representation for the injured and arrested miners is still uncertain.
Police claims about shooting at miners as a last resort appear to be thrown into question by a video shown to the Marikana inquiry.
Marikana strike leader Xolani Nzuza said he did not owe an apology to the families of Lonmin employees killed for reporting for work in August 2012.
Three miners have backed up claims that police shot them while they were surrendering, including one who says he was fired at from around five metres.
A miner's grisly account of the second Marikana shootings sheds light on a horrific hidden event.
The mine insists that it would not be logical to incorporate concerns regarding social conditions into the cross-examination of witnesses.
A witness has described how police shot mercilessly at miners who had run to the smaller koppie and hidden behind rocks and bushes to try and escape.
ANC and NW government officials were conspicuously absent at a rally to commemorate slain miners on the second anniversary of the Marikana massacre.
Prominent activist Nomboniso Gasa has slammed Cyril Ramaphosa's contention that SA should take 'collective responsibility' for the Marikana massacre.
While the Farlam commission continues, the Marikana massacre has influenced everything from the families to art and politics. Let's take a look.
The families of those killed in the Marikana massacre have shared heart-rending stories at the Farlam inquiry.
Miners injured at Marikana two years ago want the politicians and police to be charged in an international court.
Two years on, the families of the Marikana victims are still waiting to hear who killed their loved ones, what exactly happened, and why.