FSAL 3rd Term
Introduction to Post-Apartheid Jurisprudence
Section 1: Transition from Apartheid to Postcolonial Democratic Constitutionalism
The Post-Apartheid Legal Order
By AJ Barnard-Naud
A truly transformative South Afri
FSAL 4th Term
Interpretation of Legislation
15th September: Introduction
Legislation as a source of law.
Differs from the common law and customary law as it is written down, it is deliberate,
someone has to say that it is the law and whoever
Process of Establishing if there is Precedent
There is a specific process when dealing with cases of precedent. The general rule is that past
decisions bind. Determine:
Where the case was heard.
When the case was heard.