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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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Less lethal guns on way: Phiyega
September 10 2014 at 15:33

National police commissioner Riah Phiyega was questioned about the use of the deadly R5 assault rifles in public order management.

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Spotlight on Phiyega over Marikana details
September 10 2014 at 13:10

Riah Phiyega cannot remember the details of the plan to disarm Marikana miners, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry heard.

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Lonmin reckless at Marikana: evidence leader
September 9 2014 at 17:29

Lonmin acted irresponsibly in the period leading up to the 2012 shooting of its employees, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry heard.

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Farlam inquiry accused of NUM alignment
September 9 2014 at 11:53

Ian Farlam cancelled Marikana inspection because of security concerns as miners labelled them “NUM people”.

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Marikana site inspection cancelled
September 8 2014 at 16:58

The Farlam Commission of Inquiry's inspection in loco was abruptly called off due to security concerns.

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Insults at Marikana inspection
September 8 2014 at 14:54

Retired judge Ian Farlam intervened when miners shouted obscenities at a woman wearing NUM T-shirt when she joined the inquiry.

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Farlam inspects Marikana
September 8 2014 at 13:17

A team led by retired judge Ian Farlam is in North West to inspect areas related to the 2012 shooting of Marikana miners.

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Cops don’t know when to use guns: expert
September 5 2014 at 16:50

SAPS members lack experience in determining the appropriateness of using firearms, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry heard.

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‘Opportunities for Marikana dialogue missed’
September 5 2014 at 13:23

More should have been done to encourage dialogue before the Marikana shootings, the Farlam Commission heard.

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Marikana video ‘fingers cops’
September 5 2014 at 09:03

A video shown at the Marikana inquiry appears to disprove the police version of events, a report said.

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