PRESS RELEASE: Closing Arguments in the Reopened Neil Aggett Inquest to take place on July 1, 2021

    Wednesday, 23 June 2021 Press Release by the Foundation for Human Rights and Webber Wentzel The re-opened inquest into the death of Dr Neil Aggett will resume on

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Press Release – The Supreme Court of Appeal dismisses the appeal by Joao Rodrigues

  PRESS RELEASE TO: All Media ATT: News Editors, Human Rights Reporters For immediate release Tuesday, 22 June 2021   The Supreme Court of Appeal dismisses the appeal by Joao

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The Postponement of Closing Arguments in the re-opened Aggett Inquest

        Press Release by the Foundation for Human Rights and Webber Wentzel 12 March 2021 The Postponement of Closing Arguments in the re-opened Aggett Inquest   The

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Press Release: The Re-Opening of the Inquest into the Death of Bayempini Mzizi

  Press Statement 16 February 2021: for immediate release THE RE-OPENING OF THE INQUEST INTO THE DEATH OF BAYEMPINI MZIZI The Foundation for Human Rights (“the Foundation”) and Mr Mfihelwa

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Press Release on the Resumption of the Aggett Inquest

  WEBBER WENTZEL AND FOUNDATION FOR HUMAN RIGHTS Press Release on the Resumption of the Aggett Inquest   15 January 2021 The inquest into the death of Dr Neil Aggett

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The Former TRC Commissioners granted leave to intervene in the Joao Rodrigues Appeal to the SCA

In October 2017, Judge Billy Mothle handed down a historic judgment in which he overturned the finding of Magistrate de Villiers that Ahmed Timol had committed suicide and no one

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In memory of human rights icon – Priscilla Jana

It is with sadness that the Foundation of Human Rights (FHR) learnt of the passing away of yet another anti-apartheid struggle stalwart and human rights lawyer Priscilla Jana who, together

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Lukhanyo Calata prevented from opening a criminal case in respect of the missing Cradock Four investigation docket

              Foundation for Human Rights and Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr Press Statement 7 October 2020: for immediate release Lukhanyo Calata prevented from opening a criminal

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WEBINAR 2: The Unfinished Business of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission:

Did the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s failure to address socio- economic rights entrench inequality in South Africa?” The Foundation for Human Rights (FHR) will be hosting a virtual webinar on

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Tribute to George Bizos

Today the Foundation for Human Rights mourns with the rest of the country the passing away of Advocate George Bizos. George Bizos became a household name and gained popularity as

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