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‘SA need consensus on public order’

SA needs a universally accepted notion of what constitutes appropriate forms of protest, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry heard.

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Marikana hearings end

The public hearings of the commission of inquiry into the events at Marikana in August 2012 closed after a sitting lasting 300 days.

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Marikana strikers’ actions ‘treasonous’

An attack on police officers by protesting Lonmin miners at Marikana was tantamount to treason, the Farlam Commission heard.

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NUM neglected duty at Marikana: lawyer
November 11 2014 at 17:27

The National Union of Mineworkers failed to properly represent rock drill operators prior to the unprotected strike at Marikana, the Farlam Commission heard.

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Lonmin accused of spreading misinformation
November 11 2014 at 14:49

Lonmin spread misinformation about striking mine workers and Amcu's role in the strike at Marikana in August 2012, the Farlam Commission heard.

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Ramaphosa ‘not responsible for Marikana tragedy’
November 10 2014 at 15:04

Lonmin could not criticise Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa for his role in events during the unprotected strike, the commission heard.

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Lonmin explains strike negotiation quandary
November 10 2014 at 14:31

Lonmin could not breach the legal framework to negotiate with mineworkers on an unprotected strike in 2012, the Farlam inquiry heard.

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Lonmin’s final arguments expected
November 10 2014 at 04:13

The Farlam Commission of Inquiry investigating the deaths of 44 people in Marikana will resume in Pretoria today.

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Ramaphosa unwise over Marikana: LRC
November 6 2014 at 19:46

The Farlam Commission should report to President Jacob Zuma that his deputy Cyril Ramaphosa acted unwisely regarding Marikana, the commission heard.

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SAPS can’t be exonerated: Bizos
November 6 2014 at 14:26

Advocate George Bizos told the Farlam Commission it would be unacceptable it the police were found to be without blame for the loss of lives at Marikana.

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SAHRC slates cops in Marikana inquiry
November 6 2014 at 13:28

The SA Human Rights Commission accused police who testified at the Marikana inquiry of concealing and tailoring evidence.

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Politics the spark that lit Marikana flame
November 5 2014 at 19:09

Political concerns led to police pushing for a confrontation with striking miners in Marikana in 2012, the Farlam Commission heard.

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Remember Marikana horror:Chaskalson
November 5 2014 at 16:16

Commissioners of the inquiry into the 2012 killings at Marikana were urged to recall their horror when they first found out about the shootings.

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