n South African Journal of Criminal Justice - Constitutional aspects : recent cases




The majority of rights in the Bill of Rights state that they may be claimed by 'everyone'. Section 9(1), for example, states that ' is equal before the law and had to the right to equal protection and benefit of the law'; section 15(1) that ' has the right to freedom of conscience, religion, thought, belief and opinion'; and section 25(1) that ' may be deprived of property except in terms of law of general application, and no law may permit arbitrary deprivation of property'.


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