social worker

Tributes pour in for Nurul Minton

“She was so committed to the cause, not only for women but everybody who was vulnerable. She was always there (to help), and she touched so many people’s lives.” This was but one of many tributes directed towards the late social worker Nurul Minton, a community icon who passed away[…]

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Ommissions in social worker report: State

A social worker who interviewed convicted killer Thandi Maqubela made grave omissions in her pre-sentencing report, the Western Cape High Court heard on Monday. Prosecutor Bonnie Currie-Gamwo tore into Arina Smit’s 50-page report during cross-examination, getting her to concede omissions in a few areas. Smit was called as a defence[…]

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Cross examination for Maqubela’s social worker

A social worker who recommended that convicted killer Thandi Maqubela be handed a periodical imprisonment will be cross-examined in the Western Cape High Court on Thursday. Testifying in Maqubela’s mitigation of sentence, Arina Smit said this sentence attempted to balance the interest of society, the seriousness of the offence, and[…]

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