Category «Legal & Law»

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Suspects nabbed for rhino poaching related crimes appear in court

The legal profession in this country remains an un-level and non-uniform playing field. The profession, it can be said, “has had it too good for too long” From the exorbitant legal fees charged by Senior Counsel and established law firms to the non- cooperation of some law societies which see lawyers protected at client expense …

NPA appeals Oscar Pistorius Judgement and Sentence

NPA appeals Oscar Pistorius Judgement and Sentence

Pretoria – Since the 20th of 0ctober 2014 the prosecution team, Adv Gerrie Nel and Adv Andrea Johnson, have been hard at work studying the judgement, researching and also consulting with legal experts with the view to establish whether or not there are sufficient grounds to appeal both the judgement and sentence. Today we announce …

SCA dismisses President Zuma appeal over tapes

NPA appeals Oscar Pistorius Judgement and Sentence

Bloemfontein – Justice Mahomed Solomon Navsa of the Supreme Court of Appeal dismissed President Jacob Zuma’s application to prevent the release of taped recordings with costs.  The recordings will now be handed over to the Democratic Alliance. In response to the ruling the National Prosecuting Authority spokesperson, Nathi-Mncube said that: “The National Prosecuting Authority has …