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ConCourt ruling offers sexual abuse survivors opportunity of ‘getting justice’
ConCourt ruling offers sexual abuse survivors opportunity of ‘getting justice’
A ruling by the Constitutional Court on Thursday has lifted the 20-year time limit survivors of sexual assault had to report it.
LRC allows 'harasser' to resign
LRC allows 'harasser' to resign
The Legal Resources Centre (LRC) has allowed an alleged sexual harasser to resign without public censure — despite an independent investigation upholding the evidence of his accusers....
CPS drops its rate for social grant payments
CPS drops its rate for social grant payments
For now, Cash Paymaster Services (CPS) is prepared to charge the South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) R45 to pay social grants in cash,...
Sassa cancels tender process to find CPS replacement
Sassa cancels tender process to find CPS replacement
The South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) has cancelled the tender process to find a replacement for Cash Paymaster Services (CPS), court...
Labour department accused of undermining ‘meaningful national minimum wage package’
Labour department accused of undermining ‘meaningful national minimum wage package’
University of the Witwatersrand’s National Minimum Wage Research Initiative has slammed the department of labour for ignoring critical concerns...
Marievale residents take on military and get some relief
Marievale residents take on military and get some relief
“This is yet another one of those cases where organs of state have allowed a situation to develop to a point where a court of law is called upon...
Shabangu promises Sassa will comply with ConCourt order
Shabangu promises Sassa will comply with ConCourt order
Minister for Social Development Susan Shabangu has promised South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) grants will continue to be paid and that...
ConCourt orders JSC to disclose record of deliberations on appointing judges
ConCourt orders JSC to disclose record of deliberations on appointing judges
The Constitutional Court has ruled in favour of the Helen Suzman Foundation to have the Judicial Service Commission's (JSC) deliberations on...
Sassa crisis: Dlamini and Bhengu set to explain why they shouldn't be held liable
Sassa crisis: Dlamini and Bhengu set to explain why they shouldn't be held liable
Embattled minister in the presidency for women Bathabile Dlamini and Sassa acting CEO Pearl Bhengu have been given until Monday to explain why they...
Zuma's legal woes lay bare justice system vulnerabilities
Zuma's legal woes lay bare justice system vulnerabilities
Imagine the scene. It is shortly before the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) is to hear the appeal brought by then-president Jacob Zuma in the...
One week left as Sassa scrambles
One week left as Sassa scrambles
A week before the contract between the South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) and Cash Paymaster Services (CPS) is meant to end, officials at...
NPA head Shaun Abrahams set to announce decision on Zuma prosecution
NPA head Shaun Abrahams set to announce decision on Zuma prosecution
National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) boss Shaun Abrahams is expected to make his much-anticipated announcement on Friday afternoon on whether...

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