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The law and the horror of the death of Michael Komape
The law and the horror of the death of Michael Komape
The death of Michael Komape was more than just a tragedy; it was a “horror”,...
Court judgment to restore farm dwellers’ dignity
Court judgment to restore farm dwellers’ dignity
The recent high court judgment declaring that three municipalities in Pietermaritzburg must provide water, sanitation and waste collection on farms...
Financial compensation for grief and sorrow?
Financial compensation for grief and sorrow?
If there ever was a case that warranted a rethink on present delict laws, it is this, advocacy groups Section 27 and Equal Education will argue in...
Children with disabilities left behind by learner transport policy
Children with disabilities left behind by learner transport policy
The start of the 2019 academic year should have marked the beginning of a promising journey for all young schoolchildren.
#StateCaptureInquiry: Whistle-blowers, clones of hard drives and secret meetings
#StateCaptureInquiry: Whistle-blowers, clones of hard drives and secret meetings
Human rights lawyer Brian Currin told the commission of inquiry into state capture that the “country owes a huge debt” to two whistle-blowers...
Does South Africa need a Human Rights Commission?
Does South Africa need a Human Rights Commission?
It’s a May morning in 2018 and cancer activists, journalists and politicians are seated around a fluorescent-lit conference room at the offices...
Michael Komape family to appeal
Michael Komape family to appeal
Michael Komape’s family, represented by advocacy group Section 27, will appear in the Polokwane high court on Friday to apply to appeal the...
Understanding the Michael Komape judgment
Understanding the Michael Komape judgment
Judge Gerrit Muller handed down judgment...
Michael Komape's family likely to appeal dismissal of claim - lawyer
Michael Komape's family likely to appeal dismissal of claim - lawyer
Disappointment and disbelief were etched on the faces of Rosina and Maloti Komape, the parents of Michael Komape, after the Limpopo High Court in...
Court dismisses damages claim by Komape family
Court dismisses damages claim by Komape family
It took Judge Gerrit Muller of the Polokwane High Court in Limpopo about 15 minutes to hand down judgment after a wait of just over two years from...
Zille strikes again with Life Esidimeni tweet
Zille strikes again with Life Esidimeni tweet
Western Cape Premier Helen Zille's habit of writing controversial tweets continued on Tuesday after she tweeted about the families of the Life...
Partial settlement agreed in Michael Komape case
Partial settlement agreed in Michael Komape case
The defendants in the Michael Komape case have already settled...

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