Tag: contumelia

Malicious disciplinary proceedings: Claim for damages?

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Malicious prosecution action: Retired judge awarded damages

Patel v National Director of Public Prosecutions The high court considered the test when dealing with a malicious prosecution action by the retired judge president of KZN and agreed that the NDPP and its employees were not only...

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Adultery: Law cannot sustain a marriage

DE v RH (CCT 182/14) [2015] ZACC 18 (19 June 2015) per Madlanga J (unanimous] On appeal from the Supreme Court of Appeal (hearing an appeal from the North Gauteng High Court, Pretoria): #1  Leave to appeal is granted and #2 The...

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