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Court to rule on bail application of cops accused of killing Ntumba

Judgment is expected on Friday in the bail application of the four police officers accused of fatally shooting Mthokozisi Ntumba during a student protest in Braamfontein, Johannesburg, earlier in March. Constable Tshepiso Kekana, 27, Sergeant Cidraas Motseathata, 43, Sergeant Madimetsa Legodi, 37, and Warrant Officer Victor Mohammed, 51, made a[…]

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Senekal pair accused of murder to appear in court on Thursday

The men accused of murdering 21-year-old farm manager Brendin Horner will on Thursday know whether their bail application has succeeded. Sekwetje Mahlamba and Sekola Matlaletsa will appear in the Senekal Magistrates’ Court in the Free State. They were arrested earlier this month after the body of Horner was found tied[…]

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Hewitt set to appear for bail application

A bail application is set to be heard for former tennis Grand Slam champion and convicted rapist Bob Hewitt at the Johannesburg High Court on Monday. The Supreme Court of Appeal in Bloemfontein previously said Hewitt had abused his position of authority when he raped two young women and sexually[…]

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Oscar electronically tagged after bail application

Murder-convicted Paralympian Oscar Pistorius was electronically tagged on Tuesday following his successful bail application. Pistorius arrived at the Correctional Services’s Poynton Building in the Pretoria CBD at 14:00. Once he had entered the building, the glass doors were closed behind him. Journalists and photographers waited outside the gates to get[…]

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Patel’s bail application postponed again

The Polokwane Magistrate’s Court has again postponed a decision on the bail application of Limpopo businessman Rameez Patel, pending the evidence of key state witnesses. Patel was arrested on a separate murder charge two months after he was released on bail after being charged with murdering his wife Fatima on[…]

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Panayiotou to hear fate of bail application

Magistrate Abigail Beeton is expected to announce her decision on whether or not murder-accused Christopher Panayiotou will be granted bail on Thursday at the Port Elizabeth Magistrate’s Court. Panayiotou, 28, is accused of being the mastermind behind the murder of his wife Jayde on April 21. He faces charges of conspiracy[…]

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