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Harmful cultural and traditional practices : a roadblock in the implementation of the convention on the elimination of discrimination against women and the Maputo protocol on women's rights in Tanzania.
The focus of this study was largely on the effect of harmful cultural beliefs and practices regarding women’s rights as enshrined in international, national and regional legal instruments that apply to the Tanzanian legal ...
Critically evaluating the machinery of the Domestic Violence Act 116 of 1998 for combating domestic violence in South Africa.
There is an international law duty on South Africa in terms of the Convention on the Elimination of Violence Against Women (CEDAW) and the Convention on the Elimination of Violence Against Woman (CEVAW). Section 12 (1) (c) ...
Common purpose: The last hope for the successful prosecution of 'mob justice' murder cases.
Mob justice is prevalent in South Africa and the only way these “mob justice” cases can be successfully prosecuted is through the application of the common purpose doctrine. It should be noted that such an important doctrine ...
The child -friendly court and the child -victim in the Kingdom of Swaziland.
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A critical discussion of the 'pay now argue later’ rule in South African tax law.
The process of tax recovery is a significant and necessary one. However, it is also fraught with complexities and controversy. The State has enacted laws to facilitate the efficient collection of taxes. When it comes to ...
The legal and ethical implications of involuntary detention of drug-resistant tuberculosis (DR-TB) patients in South Africa
With South Africa battling a TB/HIV epidemic that is one of the highest in the world, drug-resistant tuberculosis (DR-TB) has been an issue of concern lately, due to its virulence and potential fatality. DR-TB is usually ...
The legal and ethical implications of partial-birth abortions.
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Security on board energy carrying vessels: an analysis of international and regional regulatory measures.
Although the overall number of piracy incidents has decreased over the past few years, almost half the incidents that are reported, involve energy carrying vessels. Given the important role that energy plays in society ...
Child labour: The sufficiency of international and domestic laws in protection for children against being used as domestic servants in Nigeria.
The future of a country is highly dependent on the children; hence the protection of children is important to various nations and the world. One such issue is the protection of children against child labour. The right ...