An injustice finally corrected

The Court of Appeal last week pronounced a landmark judgement with far reaching consequences for family law and the processes around deceased estate settlements.

Judges Legwaila, Lesetedi and Howie ruled that the children of a deceased man had legal rights to his estate, despite the fact that he was not married to their mother.

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Has life become worthless?

As many wondered what wrong the young boy could have done to end up killed, it emerged that his own cousin was a suspect in the murder after he claimed P50,000 from Botswana Life. Thato Tsametse, who was last week sentenced to death for the murder of his cousin, had reportedly taken out two Mmoloki Funeral Covers valued at P25,000 each.Over the years, the media has been covering the murder case, and some revelation has come up that certain...

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