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SANDF accused of HIV discrimination
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Pretoria – The North Gauteng High Court will on Tuesday hear arguments about the alleged discrimination of HIV-positive members within the SA National Defence Force, The Star reported on Monday. Applicants claim the SANDF continues to unlawfully …

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Court case for three SANDF officials in abeyance for now
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This after the North Gauteng High Court couldn't hear the matter on Tuesday. The South African National Defence Union (SANDU) took the matter to court after the SANDF was in contempt of the court order in which the force was ordered to reinstate four …

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Oscar 'regrets trip to club'
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Oscar Pistorius sits in the dock during his trial in the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria on July 2, 2014. Picture: Gianluigi Guercia. Johannesburg – Oscar Pistorius was involved in an altercation at a trendy Sandton club over the weekend, his …

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Nel accuses Derman of bias
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Cross-examination of a sports and exercise medicine professor who treated Oscar Pistorius is expected to continue in the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria on Monday. On Thursday, prosecutor Gerrie Nel accused University of Cape Town professor …

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Professor describes 'restless' Oscar
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On Wednesday, a sports exercise professor at the University of Cape Town told the court that Pistorius's decision to face potential danger instead of fleeing the scene was a reflex action. “A reflex is something you don't have control over,” Wayne …

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Days 34 – 37 in the North Gauteng High Court
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During his evidence-in-chief he testifies that Pistorius drove at high speeds to avoid being hijacked and was jumpy around loud bangs. Pistorius's sports physician, Professor Wayne Derman, then takes the stand. He says Pistorius had hand tremors, was …

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Oscar and Reeva had plans – manager
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… Pistorius's manager has testified on the athlete's relationship with Reeva Steenkamp and his obsession with personal security. The second defence witness called to the stand in the North Gauteng High Court on Tuesday was Pistorius's agent, Peet van …

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Pistorius Trial: Week Ten, Day Two
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On Monday the North Gauteng High Court heard that Oscar Pistorius was not suffering from a mental disorder which compromised his ability to distinguish right from wrong when he shot Reeva Steenkamp in February last year. That was the finding of a panel …

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Pistorius' health report unlikely to derail trial
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Pistorius is set to reappear in the North Gauteng High Court on Monday after having undergone his prescribed 30 days of mental evaluation at Pretoria's Weskoppies Psychiatric Hospital. A source close to the prosecution told City Press on Friday that it …

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Derby-Lewis 'to the High Court'
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FILE PICTURE: Marius Coertze, Clive Derby-Lewis's attorney at the North Gauteng High Court where Derby-Lewis's parole was denied. Picture: Gallo Images. The lawyers of Clive Derby-Lewis will approach the High Court on Monday in a bid to get a judge to …

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Court must hear Tuks racism case – judge
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The application by lobby group the Higher Education Transformation Network (HETN) should be heard at the Labour Court instead, the university's counsel sought to convince the North Gauteng High Court. But Judge Elizabeth Kubushi dismissed the appeal …

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Family unable to move on after murders
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Douw and Dyllan de Beer with their counsel, Kobus Strijdom, leave the North Gauteng High Court. Father and son are being sentenced for stealing the cellphones of two men who had been shot dead. Photo: Oupa Mokoena. Pretoria – For 10 years, the Leso …

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Judge orders Madibeng to pay over R1 m after 'garbage' court case
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The claim was dismissed in a magistrate's court, but Paphiri appealed and the North Gauteng High Court upheld the claim and ordered the municipality to pay this sum. The Madibeng Municipality in turn appealed this order, and the case was heard before …

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Mom's rights to her son restored
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A court order confirming that a mother gave away her parental responsibilities over her 10-year-old son and agreed not to have any contact with him for 20 years has been rescinded in another high court ruling. The mother told the North Gauteng High …

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NPA big wig faces charges
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Meanwhile, The Sunday Independent understands Nxasana would take on Mrwebi, who was dealt a blow in September last year when North Gauteng High Court Judge John Murphy found that Mrwebi's decision to withdraw the charges against Mdluli was …

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Wrongly convicted man seeks R14m
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Businessman Samson Ralukukwe, who was declared a free man by the Supreme Court of Appeal in Bloemfontein, said in papers before the North Gauteng High Court the police and the director of public prosecutions maliciously prosecuted him. He said they …

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Baby-swop families tell of heartbreak
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This week it emerged that two Gauteng mothers have discovered their 3-year-old daughters were switched at birth. In a case that is being decided in the North Gauteng High Court, one wants her biological child back while the other mother wants to keep …

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Court intervenes in #babyswap case
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JOHANNESBURG – The North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria has been forced to intervene after two Gauteng mothers discovered their three-year-old daughters were accidentally swapped at birth. One of the mothers now wants her biological daughter back …

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Sars to seize Krejcir's assets
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The North Gauteng High Court has given the South African Revenue Service (Sars) permission to freeze a list of assets belonging to Radovan Krejcir and his wife. The Czech businessman owes Sars more than R170-million. A curator is now in control of …

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Oscar's outpatient status 'will speed up process'
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In terms of the ruling by Judge Thokozile Masipa, sitting in the North Gauteng High Court, Pistorius must report to Weskoppies at 9am from Monday and remain there until 4pm, or until he is excused. The judge said he had to attend the facility every …

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Oscar awaits judge's ruling on observation
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Johannesburg – Oscar Pistorius will learn on Wednesday if he will be sent for mental observation after the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria heard he had general anxiety disorder. Judge Thokozile Masipa said she would make an order at 9.30am.

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