Traditional Courts Bill

 
The ‘Bantustan Bills’ remain disastrously flawed
The ‘Bantustan Bills’ remain disastrously flawed
Today (June 5), South Africans from all corners of this country will march to the Union Buildings in Pretoria against the signing into law of the...
Women’s rights must include land rights
Women’s rights must include land rights
The United Nations has declared that women’s land rights are a human right. The UN Women’s publication, Realising Women’s Rights to Land and...
​Women’s rights vs patriarchal traditions: Where does the ANC Women’s League stand?
​Women’s rights vs patriarchal traditions: Where does the ANC Women’s League stand?
COMMENTIs gender equity possible while traditional patriarchal institutions and customs flourish in a democratic South Africa? Since many of...
State at odds with the rights of rural people
State at odds with the rights of rural people
Something is stirring in rural South Africa. Many people are asking: Where is our government taking us in terms of how we are governed and how our...
Reviled Land Act is being re-enacted
Reviled Land Act is being re-enacted
Stone Sizani, the ANC's...
Traditional courts fracas goes on
Traditional courts fracas goes on
Parliament has bowed to Justice and Constitutional Development Minister Jeff Radebe's request that the Traditional Courts Bill (TCB) be sent...
Traditional Courts Bill sent back to provinces
Traditional Courts Bill sent back to provinces
Instead of withdrawing the controversial Traditional Courts Bill, which has been...
Intellectual property: Bids for traditional knowledge
Intellectual property: Bids for traditional knowledge
Pursuant to this, the department of trade and industry formulated a policy document.
Traditional law denies rights
Traditional law denies rights
The critical importance of the Constitutional Court to the development of our democracy compels the most careful scrutiny of possible trends in its...
Parliament draws fire on Traditional Courts Bill
Parliament draws fire on Traditional Courts Bill
The Bill seeks to regulate the functioning of the traditional courts.
The Traditional Courts Bill is a legal travesty
The Traditional Courts Bill is a legal travesty
Last week's public hearings on the Traditional Courts Bill were dominated by the testimonies of rural people describing various forms of abuse by...
Traditional Courts Bill revamped beyond recognition
Traditional Courts Bill revamped beyond recognition
The department has proposed so many amendments that members of Parliament say it would be an almost entirely new Bill if the changes were...

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