a) Infants dont have the capacity to perform juristic acts therefore the contract is invalid. The
contract is thus void and cant be enforced therefore molly would have to return the tricycle
and the shop will have to return her money. Infants do
LAW OF PERSONS AND THE FAMILY
Alison is a 17-year-old schoolgirl. Alison is very upset by the low mark she received for her
English exam in her mock matrics. This low mark has significantly lowered her matric
point scores, an
Law of Persons and Family (ECP)
READINGS FOR CLASS:
Fraser v Childrens Court Pretoria North 1997 (2) BCLR 153 (CC).
. Bill of Rights Sections 9 and 36.
Sections 18, 21, 22, 24 and 31
Law of Persons and Family pages 177-206;
Problem two. Capacity
Ben and Molly are brother and sister. Last week, Ben turned 15 and Molly turned ve.
Their granny came to visit on Saturday afternoon and she gave each of them R 100 with
which to buy a birthday treat. Ben and Mollys parents