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Jury selection in Weinstein rape trial begins in wake of new charges

7 January 2020, 9:47 AM

Lawyers in Harvey Weinstein’s rape trial will begin selecting jurors on Tuesday, a challenging process in the wake of the #MeToo movement and fresh sex crime charges brought against the former film producer.

George woman allegedly raped by pastor being kept in safe house

7 January 2020, 7:18 AM

A 23-year-old woman who was allegedly raped by a pastor from George in the Western Cape is being accommodated at a safe house. 

Malawian pastor to appear in court over alleged rape

6 January 2020, 7:41 AM

A 33-year-old Malawian pastor is expected to appear in the George Magistrate’s Court in the Southern Cape on Monday for allegedly raping a congregant.

Children's rights groups say there's seldom swift justice in these cases and many areas, particularly in rural parts of the country, there are no specialised courts.

GBV victims bemoan long wait for justice

28 December 2019, 7:40 PM

A Soweto family has been subjected to three agonising years of repeated postponements, relating to a rape case. The minor was allegedly violated by her mother’s partner over a period of four years.

Courts coming down hard on rapists

13 December 2019, 9:50 PM

The Scottburgh High Court has sentenced a 32-year-old man to six life terms and 154 years imprisonment including for multiple charges including murder and rape.



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