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Batohi's appointment as NDPP welcomed across the board
Batohi's appointment as NDPP welcomed across the board
The appointment of advocate Shamila Batohi as the new National Director for Public Prosecutions (NDPP) has been widely welcomed.
New NPA boss to be announced on Tuesday
New NPA boss to be announced on Tuesday
The new head of the National Prosecuting Authority is expected to be announced on Tuesday.
Will the new scheme fix the broken one?
Will the new scheme fix the broken one?
“It’s very disruptive to be working, and then the sheriff of the court arrives to take your chair, leaving you sitting on a dustbin to finish...
SACP: Secrecy Bill protesters 'are out to weaken SA'
SACP: Secrecy Bill protesters 'are out to weaken SA'
Protests against the Protection of State Information Bill are out to weaken and undermine state security, the South African Communist Party (SACP)...
Lawyers say info Bill will muzzle the public
Lawyers say info Bill will muzzle the public
The Protection of State Information Bill in its present form would not only silence the media, but also the public, the Law Society of South Africa...
Law society rejects 'draconian' powers sought by Sars
Law society rejects 'draconian' powers sought by Sars
The "draconian" powers sought by the South African Revenue Service (Sars) in terms of draft legislation should be rejected as unconstitutional, the...
'Law Society dispute an issue of governance, not race'
'Law Society dispute an issue of governance, not race'
Anyone who believes the recent conflict between lawyers belonging to the Law Society of the Northern Provinces (LSNP) is racially motivated is...
We need to protect intellectual thought
We need to protect intellectual thought
Academic freedom should go beyond creative teaching and dynamic research. It must include contributions to public discussions and debates.
'Can't have JSC fiddling' on Hlophe
'Can't have JSC fiddling' on Hlophe
The General Council of the Bar (GCB), representing most of the country's advocates, on Tuesday added its voice to calls for Cape Judge President...
Call for Hlophe to step down
Call for Hlophe to step down
Cape Judge President John Hlophe should step down from his post until the latest complaint against him has been resolved, according to the Cape Bar...
Law society calls for overhaul of justice system
Law society calls for overhaul of justice system
The Law Society of South Africa (LSSA) on Friday called for an overhaul of the justice system to deal with crime in the country.
Allies slam 'dastardly' attack on Zuma
Allies slam 'dastardly' attack on Zuma
African National Congress (ANC) president Jacob Zuma's allies have rallied to his defence in the wake of University of South Africa rector Barney...

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