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The constitutionality of pornography
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2001-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The advent of a constitutional democracy in South Africa after the first non-racial democratic elections in 1994 and the subsequent adoption of a final constitution in 1996 introduced a legal order ...
A delicate balance : equality, non-discrimination and affirmative action in Namibian constitutional law, as compared to South African and U.S. constitutional law
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2002-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This thesis examines the constitutional law of equality, non-discrimination and affirmative action in Namibia, and compares it to that of South Africa and the United States. Namibian judicial interpretation ...
The Constitutional Property Clause and Immaterial Property Interests
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2011-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The question that this dissertation addresses is which immaterial property interests may be recognised and protected under the constitutional property clause and if so, under which circumstances. The ...
The implications of a relational feminist interpretation of socio-economic rights for cohabiting partners
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2016-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT : Within South Africa, it is disproportionately women and children who bear the socio-economic burdens of divorce and family dissolution. While all family relationships need to be effectively regulated so ...
Questioning the use of the Mandament van Spolie in Ngqukumba v Minister of Safety and Security 2014 5 SA 112 (CC)
(North-West University, Faculty of Law, 2015)
This cursory note reflects on the outcome of the Constitutional Court judgment of Ngqukumba v Minister of Safety and Security. The decision presented the Court with the opportunity to consider what happens to existing ...
Rights and democracy in a Transformative Constitution
(AFRICAN SUN MeDIA, 2003)
The twelve essays in this book pay tribute to senior Harvard law professor Frank Michelman whose thinking - and input - on Constitutional Law has made a great contribution to constitutional development in South Africa.
Distribution of financial resources and constitutional obligations in decentralised systems a comparison between Germany and South Africa
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2005-12)
In this dissertation a comparative study is made of the constitutional accommodation of the distribution of financial resources and constitutional obligations to the various spheres of government in Germany and South Africa. ...
Die basiese-struktuur-leerstuk : 'n basis vir die toepassing in Suid-Afrika, of 'n skending van die skeiding van magte?
Die basiese-struktuur-leerstuk is in 1973 deur die hoogste hof van Indië ontwikkel in ’n poging om die misbruik van grondwetwysigings deur die dominante regerende party te voorkom. Die leerstuk bepaal dat, ten spyte daarvan ...
Remedial principles and meaningful engagement in education rights disputes
(Academy of Science of South Africa, 2016-04)
This article evaluates the meaningful engagement doctrine in the education rights jurisprudence of the Constitutional Court in the light of a set of normative principles developed by Susan Sturm for evaluating participatory ...
Substantive reasoning in administrative-law adjudication
(Constitutional Court ReviewJuta Law, 2010)
One of the main characteristics of constitutional transformation in South Africa is what Etienne Mureinik calls the shift towards a culture of justification in which 'every exercise of power is expected to be justified'.1 ...