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Zimbabwe outlaws judicial corporal punishment

Friday 5th of April 2019 | Africa, Zimbabwe
African Daily Voice
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Johannesburg, South Africa (ADV) – Zimbabwe’s Constitutional Court (Concourt) recently outlawed judicial corporal punishment, underling that it amounts to inhuman and degrading punishment, African Daily Voice has learnt.

According to The Herald, Chief Justice Luke Malaba, sitting with eight other judges of the apex court, ruled that such inhuman treatment had no place in a democratic society.

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