SmackLT: Indictment for premeditated murder after the courts could find no support that the bathroom door was coming right for him.
foo monkey: No double jeopardy in SA?
FarkinNortherner: foo monkey: No double jeopardy in SA?He hasn't been tried for this alleged offence./puzzled
Every accused person has a right to a fair trial, which includes the right ... not to be tried for an offence in respect of an act or omission for which that person has previously been either acquitted or convicted ...- Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996, s. 35(3)(m)
Pontious Pilates: [i166.photobucket.com image 289x316]RIP
Bonanza Jellybean: Why are South African courts so heavy on the mood lighting? Every pic of Pistorious at a hearing looks like this:I wonder if he has PR people manipulating the released photos to either try to make him look downtrodden or make the SA court system look archaic (seriously, is that a farkin torch sconce in the background?).
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