Latest judgments

Civil appeal - spoliation proceedings - Appellant deprived of its peaceful and undisturbed possession of a truck that had been taken in for repairs. the truck was taken from the panel beaters premises by the 1st and 2nd respondents without the appellant's consent or on order of court.

delict - defamation - high court dismissing an action for defamation - appeal - appellant alleging that high court misdirected itself in dismissing the action - Appellant further alleging that article false and inaccurate.

criminal law - appropriate verdict murder or culpable homicide. Appellant chasing after deceased and catching him. victim overpower and felled to the ground. Victim repeatedly and viciously assaulted by the appellant with a baton, inter-alia, on the head and chest whilst lying helplessly on the ground. injuries fatal.

civil appeal - action damages arising from publication of defamatory article - before plaintiff complains defendants retract article and offer unconditional apology - plaintiff sues for damages

Customary law - Distribution   of  estate  of  deceased person married according to