presidential pardons

 
Pardon me, Mr President
Pardon me, Mr President
The exercise of the presidential pardon promises to be a heavily contested political arena. For some time rumours have circulated about the...
Constitutional Court upholds pardons decision
Constitutional Court upholds pardons decision
The Constitutional Court on Tuesday upheld a high court decision interdicting the president from granting pardons to perpetrators of political...
ANC: Pardons are president's prerogative
ANC: Pardons are president's prerogative
The African National Congress (ANC) had not discussed presidential pardons with President Jacob Zuma, it said on Sunday.
De Lille: President should not have power to pardon
De Lille: President should not have power to pardon
The president should not have the power to grant pardons, Independent Democrats Leader Patricia De Lille said on Sunday.
Winnie criticises possible De Kock pardon
Winnie criticises possible De Kock pardon
ANC MP and struggle stalwart Winnie Madikizela-Mandela has criticised the possibility of former Vlakplaas head Eugene de Kock receiving a pardon,...
White power at work: no pardon for De Kock
White power at work: no pardon for De Kock
The last public court case that Eugene de Kock was involved in confirms that he should not receive a presidential pardon.
Towards an anatomy of violence
Towards an anatomy of violence
Some names have become synonymous with torture, murder and other crimes against humanity in the 20th and 21st centuries.
Presidency confirms Shaik pardon application
Presidency confirms Shaik pardon application
The Presidency has confirmed receiving an application for a presidential pardon from fraud convict Schabir Shaik, the SABC reported on Wednesday....
DA proposes Bill on presidential pardons
DA proposes Bill on presidential pardons
In order to avoid accusations of bad faith being made against the president when he exercises his constitutional right of granting pardons to...
Let Prime Evil go
Let Prime Evil go
I feel sorry for Eugene de Kock. From where I'm sitting the man shouldn't have had to spend one day in prison.
Presidency quashes talk of pardons
Presidency quashes talk of pardons
The Presidency on Sunday denied considering any applications for presidential pardons amid an outcry from political parties and the media.
No Motlanthe pardons for AWB
No Motlanthe pardons for AWB
The presidency on Wednesday denied that former president Kgalema Motlanthe nearly freed four members of the Afrikaner Weerstandsbeweging (AWB) with...

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