Justice and Constitution

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New Sheriffs Appointed

Department of Justice and Constitutional Development

New sheriffs are in place.

The justice and constitutional development department announced the new appointments in Government Gazette 39633.

Clarity Provided on Service Areas for Sheriffs

Department of Justice and Constitutional Development

The justice and constitutional development department has announced that the service areas for sheriffs will not be affected by changes made to magisterial districts or areas of jurisdiction under a division of the high court.

Published in Government Gazette 39619, the notice refers to the recent creation of new magisterial districts in the Limpopo and Mpumalanga provinces.

Draft Hate Crimes Bill in the Pipeline

Department of Justice and Constitutional Development

A Draft Hate Crimes Bill will be released for comment soon.

The deputy minister of justice and constitutional development, John Jeffery, revealed this during a speech at the Current Affairs and Media Forum held in Somerset West last week.

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