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 It is the product of almost two decades of research and includes analyses, chronologies, historical documents, and interviews from the apartheid and post-apartheid eras.

1950 - Stock Limitation Act

According to Fine & Davis (1990: 106), this "was presented by the state as a device for land betterment but its practical significance was the forced removal or slaughter of cattle belonging to african [sic!] reservists." However, they make no explicit mention as to a date for this act.

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