Changes to Firearms Act halted, thanks to public response

"Due to mass public reaction, the Police Portfolio Committee has decided to halt further proposed revisions…

Worries as racially motivated land policy approved in Durban

"eThekwini's Proactive Land Release Strategy approved. This strategy aims to fast-track the sale of "surplus land"…

Newcastle property owners building beyond their legal limits

"Regardless of legalities and approved plans, there are times when property owners build beyond their legal…

Committee green lights Land Expropriation with no compensation

"The Ad Hoc Committee to Initiate and Introduce Legislation Amending Section 25 of the Constitution officially…

What to expect with changes to Hate Crimes and Hate Speech Bill

"According to the Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services, public comments on the Hate Crimes…

Prevent Firearms Bill Change, deadline this week!

"Time is running out for South Africans to take a stand against the Firearms Control Amendment…

Your business and the POPI Act – are you compliant?

"By now, most organisations are aware that the Protection of Personal Information Act (POPIA) 4 of…

Discrimination Act under scrutiny—political parties and labour law consultant explain

"The Promotion of Equality and Prevention of Unfair Discrimination Act (PEPUDA) has come under scrutiny. Some…

Protestors rally against Firearms Amendment Bill and numerous illegal firearm arrests made

"A profoundly concerning approach from Government in the fight against crime, the call to change the…

No more guns for self-defence if Gov gets its Bill passed. Have your say here

"The Bill seeks to amend the Firearms Control Act, 2000 (Act No 60 of 2000), focussing…

Why is sentencing inconsistent in SA? Attorney Andre Groenewald explains

"How does the judiciary system work in South Africa when sentencing a person found guilty of…

February, South Africa’s 420—celebrating those who fought for cannabis

While five high school learners from California in the United States get to lay claim to…

Going through an abusive divorce? DBM Attorneys advises on steps forward

"When looking at the process to follow; DBM Attorneys explains, one of the first steps is…

New Act forces political parties to be more transparent—IFP and My Vote Counts comments

"The Act prohibits donations to parties by foreign governments or agencies, foreign persons or entities, organs…

Domestic workers now acknowledged as employees, what this means for households

"In a judgment hailed as a victory for domestic workers, the Constitutional Court has confirmed a…

5 WhatsApp messages which can get you fired—read more here

Thanks to the glorious miracle of technology, several companies and millions of people have been able…

Health Minister’s proposal will allow Gov to impose lockdown restrictions, whenever they want

"The proposals will not only allow the government to handle health-related issues as they see fit,…

Taxpayers; proposed change in SA Tax Law can see you face criminal charges. Read more on this here

Could a proposed amendment see a simple error in your taxes land you in hot water and…

New legislation states no lethal force may be used to protect your home and Police to be upgraded

"According to the Police Ministry, there were several imperatives which led to a full review of…

Domestic workers to benefit from proposed changes in legislation

When it comes to compensation for occupational injuries and diseases, businesses are required to ensure they…

Unions feel taxpayers must foot the bill for increased basic income grants

This follows the South African Federation of Trade Unions (Saftu) reiterating calls for the introduction of…

New alcohol law to be implemented by December 2020, what you need to know

As South Africans chug-down our new found freedom with regards to the sale and purchase of…

Enjoy a good rant on Social media? New law could see you locked up

The power to find someone or speak to anyone in an instant is the “power” behind…

New cannabis law updated. Growers know your limits

Focussing on positive news for a change, in sunny South Africa. Progress in the new, highly…

President Ramaphosa signs in new criminal law pertaining to children

President Cyril Ramaphosa has officially signed Child Justice Amendment Bill into law. The main purpose of…

Did you know there are men who believe rape should be legal? Meet the MRM

Rape is without a doubt, one of the most brutal crimes in society. It destroys and…

Get educated on Cannabis, the worlds safest medicine.

History was made with South Africa’s Constitutional Court legalising marijuana for personal use. A victory for…

AfriForum launches comprehensive campaign against National Health Insurance Bill

AfriForum launches comprehensive campaign against National Health Insurance Bill The civil rights organisation AfriForum today launched…

Copyright law education, ensure you are up-to-date

Have you ever sat down at work, found an image on Google and simply decided to…