28 Mar 2012 Staff Writer
SALC IN THE NEWS: LANDMARK COURT CASE BEGINS...

State agents fingered in the torture of political opponents have enjoyed a free rein at home and in neighbouring countries,…

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28 Mar 2012 Staff Writer
SALC IN THE NEWS: ‘NPA FAILED IN DUTY TO PROBE CRIMES IN ZIM’...

A Pretoria High Court judge questioned what recourse the victims of crimes against humanity in Zimbabwe had, if the South…

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28 Mar 2012 Staff Writer
SALC IN THE NEWS: TORTURE VICTIMS PROTEST AT LANDMARK SOUTH AFRICA COURT CASE...

Pretoria High Court Tuesday. Left is Lovemore Chikandiwa MDC Vice Chair SA, Gabriel Shumba torture survivor and ZEF Chair, Brendon…

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27 Mar 2012 Staff Writer
SALC IN THE NEWS: SOUTH AFRICAN COURT HEARS ZIMBABWE TORTURE CASE...

PRETORIA — A South African court Tuesday began hearing a case seeking to force prosecutors to investigate Zimbabwean officials accused…

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27 Mar 2012 Staff Writer
SALC IN THE NEWS: SOUTH AFRICA URGED TO SEPARATE POLITICS AND LAW IN ZIM TORTURE...

South Africa’s government will this week be urged to separate its international legal responsibilities and politics, in a landmark legal…

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27 Mar 2012 Staff Writer
SALC IN THE NEWS: PROSECUTOR ‘SWAPS SIDES’ IN HARARE RIGHTS CASE...

CITING threats and intimidation from his colleagues, the head of the National Prosecuting Authority’s (NPA’s) Priority Crimes Litigation Unit, Anton…

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27 Mar 2012 Staff Writer
SALC IN THE NEWS: Zimbabwe Torture Case...

Wim Trengove SC, appearing for SALC and Zimbabwe Exiles Forum (ZEF), argued the merits of the applicants’ submissions today and…

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27 Mar 2012 Staff Writer
SALC IN THE NEWS: ZIMBABWE TORTURE VICTIMS TURN TO SOUTH AFRICAN COURTS...

Diplomatic relations between South Africa and Zimbabwe have been a far cry from what they were during the Thabo Mbeki’s…

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