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This resource is hosted by the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory, but was compiled and authored by Padraig O’Malley. It is the product of almost two decades of research and includes analyses, chronologies, historical documents, and interviews from the apartheid and post-apartheid eras.

1915. Indemnity & Special Tribunals Act No 11

This was kind of an amendment of the RIOTOUS ASSEMBLIES & CRIMINAL LAW AMENDMENT ACT of 1915, and it "excluded the possibility of the death penalty in the case of convictions for treason" (Dugard 1978: 239).

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