Tangled Tale of Why South Africa Failed to Arrest Bashir

[Notes from the House] The Minister of Justice and Correctional Services explained to the Committee last week exactly why South Africa had let loose Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, in defiance of a formal request by the International Criminal Court …

[Notes from the House] The Minister of Justice and Correctional Services explained to the Committee last week exactly why South Africa had let loose Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, in defiance of a formal request by the International Criminal Court (ICC).

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Jason Rohde Murdered His Wife to Shut Her Up, Prosecutor Charges

[News24Wire] The State put it to murder accused Jason Rohde that he had smothered his wife Susan in an attempt to get her to “shut up” and then staged her suicide.

[News24Wire] The State put it to murder accused Jason Rohde that he had smothered his wife Susan in an attempt to get her to "shut up" and then staged her suicide.

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‘Put Forward Some Reason for the Attacks’ – Judge Desai to Van Breda Defence

[News24Wire] Axe murderer Henri van Breda appeared unmoved as Judge Siraj Desai appealed to his defence to give a “human factor” to the defence’s appeal for leniency in light of the “grotesque nature” of his crimes.

[News24Wire] Axe murderer Henri van Breda appeared unmoved as Judge Siraj Desai appealed to his defence to give a "human factor" to the defence's appeal for leniency in light of the "grotesque nature" of his crimes.

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De Lille Showed ‘Clear’ Intention to Resign, Court Hears

[News24Wire] The DA has argued in the Western Cape High Court that Patricia de Lille showed clear intention to resign from the party during a radio interview conducted in late April.

[News24Wire] The DA has argued in the Western Cape High Court that Patricia de Lille showed clear intention to resign from the party during a radio interview conducted in late April.

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Durban Motorist Who Killed Two Cyclists Seeks Bail, Pending Appeal

[News24Wire] Omesh Ramnarain, the motorist who was sentenced to 10 years in jail for crashing into and killing two cyclists, wants to be released on bail, pending an appeal against his sentence and conviction on two counts of culpable homicide.

[News24Wire] Omesh Ramnarain, the motorist who was sentenced to 10 years in jail for crashing into and killing two cyclists, wants to be released on bail, pending an appeal against his sentence and conviction on two counts of culpable homicide.

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‘Susan Was Not Naked,’ Rohde Insists, Despite Handyman’s Testimony

[News24Wire] Both murder accused Jason Rohde and maintenance man Desmond Daniels saw Susan Rohde’s dead body in the bathroom of the Spier hotel room the morning she was found. But one contends that she was naked, and the other insists she was dressed i…

[News24Wire] Both murder accused Jason Rohde and maintenance man Desmond Daniels saw Susan Rohde's dead body in the bathroom of the Spier hotel room the morning she was found. But one contends that she was naked, and the other insists she was dressed in a gown.

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