Like good literature, court judgments sometimes have the power to evoke strong feelings in the reader.

Over the past week I’ve experienced both highs and lows reading a new judgment in the case of Bitou municipality (Plettenberg Bay) against Western Cape MEC for local government, environmental affairs & development planning Anton Bredell...

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