Russia has passed a new draft law that seeks to punish those who spread false information about the ongoing ‘military operation’ in Ukraine.
In the case of a divorce, who keeps the family cat or dog? Spain has ruled that, as with children, parents should in some cases share custody.
Constitutional law expert Pierre De Vos said it is a criminal offence for landlords and real estate agents to discriminate against black applicants.
It’s been around three years since our law amended the cannabis bill, yet many of us are still confused about what’s legal and what not.
Who will inherit your home when you are gone? Here’s how to protect your home and loved ones in the form of a legally valid Will.
A touching story whereby two girls sought medical help for their puppy in exchange for their packet of NikNaks, has been marred by an alleged case of dog theft.
Is your neighbour’s dog driving you mad? The R20 000 fine dog owners face if their pet barks for six minutes, was thrust into the spotlight again when a Facebook group posted a reminder of the stipulations of the law.
The law will now make sure that the rights of the LGBTQI community in Angola are protected at all times.
A new set of law amendments has given SARS the power to imprison citizens should they not comply.
For those seeking tougher border controls in South Africa, there’s some good news: The government have passed some crucial new laws.
There are now serious implications for people who share content that can be classed as harmful: Here are the data messages outlawed by The Cybercrimes Bill.
Judge John Hlophe was instrumental in postponing an urgent application to overturn the cigarette ban. But the legal veteran now faces a personal battle.
As well as new laws for the funding of political parties, there are big changes coming to the police ministry and our Child Justice Amendment Act.
It’s Monday 20 April, which for many stoners, means 420. That being said, when will the use of dagga in South Africa be fully legal?
Spreading fake news to purposefully infecting someone with the coronavirus — it all constitutes breaking the law and could translate into serving jail time.
Veteran actress Florence Masebe wants Cyril Ramaphosa hauled to the dock, after the president was accused of dragging his heels on legal issues.
These new laws have their fans and their detractors. Althought this isn’t a massive shake-up for South Africa, these are three significant amendments.
An executive office of the Trump Administration (USTR) has flagged South Africa and the ANC government for “violating” the terms of their agreement.
There’s a fair bit of confusion surrounding our self-defence laws in South Africa. But recent cases have got us asking – “how far is too far?”
President Cyril Ramaphosa signed several pieces of legislation into law this week among them the Electronic Deeds Registration System Act.