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Why ConCourt overturned student’s life sentence for stabbing two cops

Apex court rules that trial court ‘incorrectly formulated the test for putative private defence’

31 May 2022 - 19:36

The Constitutional Court has found that the Pretoria high court incorrectly formulated the test for putative private defence when it convicted a Unisa law student of murder for stabbing two police officers he believed were criminals out to harm him...

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