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Debt collection system to be changed

In trying to curtail the abuse of the debt recovery procedure system, the Department of Justice and Constitutional Development released a statement to say that it is finalising the Magistrates’ […]

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I don’t want your money honey – Recognition of Customary Marriages Act

By Magdaleen de Klerk There is a certain scope for confusion or at least uncertainty as to whether s 10(2) of the Recognition of Customary Marriages Act 120 of 1998 […]

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The law reports

June 2015 (3) South African Law Reports (pp 313 – 649); [2015] 2 All South African Law Reports May no 1 (pp 251 – 386) and no 2 (pp 387 […]

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IBA celebrates the Magna Carta

Chief Justice, Mogoeng Mogoeng, delivered the keynote address at the International Bar Association’s 800th anniversary celebration of the Magna Carta in Cape Town in May. The International Bar Association recently […]

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The law reports

May 2015 (1) South African Law Reports (pp 1 – 312); [2015] 2 All South African Law Reports April no 1 (pp 1 – 126); and no 2 (pp 127 […]

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Solicitor-general to head Office of the State Attorney

The then Minister of Justice, Jeff Radebe, introduced the idea of appointing the country’s first solicitor-general in 2012. At the time, Minister Radebe said: ‘The solicitor-general will be the state’s […]

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