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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 It is the product of almost two decades of research and includes analyses, chronologies, historical documents, and interviews from the apartheid and post-apartheid eras.

1917. Criminal Procedure & Evidence Act No 31

This was an effort to "provide a uniform code of criminal procedurefor the Union" (Dugard 1978: 253). See also the CRIMINAL PROCEDURE ACT of 1828 and the EVIDENCE ACT of 1830.

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