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Lockdown law breakers & fines for offences
Lockdown law breakers & fines for offences
Determination of admission of guilt fines in respect of offences in terms of the disaster management act 2002(act no 57 of 2002) regulations 2020. Note these fines are published by Magistrates' Courts Judiciary Republic of South Africa Gauteng Admin region 5A. The fines applicable to your area may differ.
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Lockdown living rules
Understanding some of the rules around the lockdown.
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COVID-19: You cannot refuse isolation
If you are diagnosed with COVID-19, you will be told to go into quarantine. This means you have to stay in isolation (in a space by yourself) and may not come into contact with other people.
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​Do you feel unsafe when being pulled over by the police?
​Do you feel unsafe when being pulled over by the police?
The South African Police Service (SAPS) or Metro Police have the right to pull over a car on the road and to search it. However, if you feel endangered, you are within your rights to ask the police officer to accompany you to the nearest police station to do the search.
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(Legal) Rules of The Road
Legal&Tax’s guide to help you rev up your knowledge of how the law helps protect your rights when it comes to vehicles and driving.
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Domestic Violence Ladies
What is domestic violence?
If you find yourself in a situation where you are experiencing domestic violence, you have to protect your self. The law is on your side.
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Tobacco
The Legal Taboos of Tobacco
The Legal Taboos of Tobacco
The South African law is constantly tightening up on ways to stop smokers from lighting up.
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Cannabis
The High and Low of Cannabis
On 18 September 2018, the Constitutional Court unanimously confirmed the Cape High Court judgment that personal use of cannabis is not a criminal offence.
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Car
Your rights when stopped at a roadblock
With the festive season approaching it’s important that you are aware of your rights when stopped at a #roadblock. Legal advisor, Natasha Ngwerume summarised what you need to know.
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Sexual Harassment
Sexual Harassment
Sexual Harassment
Our Legal&Tax experts shed some light on this topic. Watch this video to learn more.
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Your rights on the road
As the Festive Season kicks off, it’s great to see more and more Metro Police officers on the roads. For that reason, it’s important to know the fines you will pay for breaking the laws that govern the roads, as well as the laws that will get you arrested.
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