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Fallist court case isn’t black and white
Fallist court case isn’t black and white
Interesting and important complexities that the case of convicted Fees Must Fall activist Kanya Cekeshe raises are missing from public debate about...
Bid for slain Imam Haron’s family to see justice
Bid for slain Imam Haron’s family to see justice
Galiema Haron once stood straight and tall. But as she grew older, her back began to curve as she stooped over her walking stick. More years passed...
Bungling Hawks spook Haffejee witness
Bungling Hawks spook Haffejee witness
Bungling by the Hawks has cost the new investigation into the death in detention in 1977 of Hoosen Haffejee the evidence of a crucial witness who...
Haffejee inquest: Security branch operative dies days after decision to reopen case
Haffejee inquest: Security branch operative dies days after decision to reopen case
A former Security Branch operative implicated in the death of anti-apartheid activist Dr Hoosen Haffejee has died, days after the National...
Can the NPA save face on unresolved apartheid deaths?
Can the NPA save face on unresolved apartheid deaths?
Several important steps have been made over the last two weeks on the thorny and long-ignored plight of the prosecution of post Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) cases. These include the announcement two weeks ago that the TRC’s victims’ database has after a nine-year legal...
PODCAST: Examining Dr Death
PODCAST: Examining Dr Death
One summer morning in 1997, a man was arrested in a park in Pretoria. In his possession, was a plastic bag full of party drugs. The man...
SAPS ordered to pay legal fees of security cops accused of murdering MK fighter
SAPS ordered to pay legal fees of security cops accused of murdering MK fighter
The Pretoria high court has ordered the South African Police Service to pay the legal fees of three apartheid-era security policemen who are...
PODCAST: Aunty Patty's garden
PODCAST: Aunty Patty's garden
When the coloured population of Simon's Town was forcibly removed, Aunty Patty’s family remained. They were forgotten by the authorities for...
Timol probe unfolds like a whodunit
Timol probe unfolds like a whodunit
Presiding Judge Billy Mothle had heard the evidence at the Ahmed Timol inquest. Those who were there 46 years ago say Timol stood up, moved swiftly...
Timol inquest: NPA and Timol family challenge apartheid cop's testimony
Timol inquest: NPA and Timol family challenge apartheid cop's testimony
The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) and the Timol family have accused Joao Rodrigues, the apartheid cop who is alleged to have been the last...
Apartheid cops stick to their story on Timol death
Apartheid cops stick to their story on Timol death
Two former police officers, Neville Els (82) and Joao Rodrigues (78), appeared before the inquest into Ahmed Timol's death on Monday, saying they...
Lies undone: Timol inquest challenges the apartheid spin machine
Lies undone: Timol inquest challenges the apartheid spin machine
The fabricated policy documents and the deaths that weren't their fault. The apartheid regime's spin machine, created by the Security Branch in...

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