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Asylum seeker violence condemned

Government has condemned the destruction of property by asylum seekers at the Customs House building in Cape Town.

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Petition to remove ‘biased’ Dewani judge

A petition was launched to have the judge in Shrien Dewani's murder trial recused because of her "biased conduct".

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High court to decide on teen rape trial

A high court will decide whether two siblings accused of raping a 17-year-old girl will face trial.

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Asylum seeker violence condemned
November 28 2014 at 16:45

Government has condemned the destruction of property by asylum seekers at the Customs House building in Cape Town.

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Petition to remove ‘biased’ Dewani judge
November 28 2014 at 16:35

A petition was launched to have the judge in Shrien Dewani's murder trial recused because of her "biased conduct".

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High court to decide on teen rape trial
November 28 2014 at 15:46

A high court will decide whether two siblings accused of raping a 17-year-old girl will face trial.

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Beitbridge warehouse fire destroys goods
November 28 2014 at 15:43

Goods worth up to US5 million have been destroyed in a fire at a customs warehouse on the Zimbabwe side of the Beitbridge border post, according to reports.

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EFF to head to court over suspensions
November 28 2014 at 15:30

The Economic Freedom Fighters will turn to the courts to stop Parliament suspending 12 of its MPs, the party said in a statement.

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Office needs resources: Mogoeng
November 28 2014 at 15:28

The office of the chief justice needs to be equipped to efficiently expedite justice, Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng said.

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Few minutes of pleasure costs cop his career
November 28 2014 at 15:25

A Durban magistrate was prepared to take criticism on the chin by convicting an Ekurhuleni metro policeman of rape.

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Baby rape ‘horrific and despicable’
November 28 2014 at 15:24

The defenceless baby looked up to her mother to protect her. Instead, she had to endure months of hell, a judge said.

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Cape residents anger over developer’s ‘lies’
November 28 2014 at 15:24

Residents of a Steenberg housing development say that what was supposed to be a safe and secure low-cost development has turned into a nightmare.

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Firm taken to court over unpaid bills
November 28 2014 at 15:22

KPMG has obtained a summary judgment order against the Durban-based Elgin Group for three unpaid bills of about R1 million.

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‘Operation Vala’ to deter prison breaks
November 28 2014 at 15:21

Correctional Services has launched “Operation Vala” (Lock Up) to prevent inmates from escaping during the festive season.

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Mielie field killers jailed for life
November 28 2014 at 15:21

Two members of a gang of four who shot dead a man in his mealie field were given life sentences by the Pietermaritzburg High Court.

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Baby L’s mother complicit in abuse - State
November 28 2014 at 15:12

One of the reasons the mother did not notice the child's injuries was because she or her boyfriend were abusing Baby L, a court heard.

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Mogoeng slams speedy arrests by cops
November 28 2014 at 15:18

The manner in which the police investigate and make quick arrests should be stopped, Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng said.

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Judge blasts Durban farm couple’s killers
November 28 2014 at 15:10

We live in prison while the crooks walk free, said a High Court judge after three men were found guilty of murdering an elderly farm couple.

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Electricity thieves cost ratepayers R190m
November 28 2014 at 14:44

The eThekwini Municipality plans to install about 20 000 prepaid meters at various settlements in attempt to thwart illegal electricity connections.

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Suspected copper thieves in court
November 28 2014 at 14:41

Three men will appear in court in connection with about R1.8 million worth of copper cables found in a Chatsworth home.

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Modernise court systems: Mogoeng
November 28 2014 at 13:59

Electronic court filing systems will prevent further disappearance of dockets and crucial information, Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng said.

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Police nab horror acid attack suspect
November 28 2014 at 13:31

A reader of The Star has led police to the hideout of Jan Pieterse, who allegedly poured acid over his ex-girlfriend.

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NZ triple stabbing; SA man arrested
November 28 2014 at 13:31

A knife-sharpener salesman, originally from SA, has appeared in a New Zealand court after a violent family rampage.

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