n South African Journal on Human Rights - Don't send them to prison because they can't rehabilitate them! The South African judiciary doubts the executive's ability to rehabilitate offenders: a note on 2008 (1) sacr 295 (t) : notes and comments

Volume 24, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 0258-7203



The note is divided into three parts: part I discusses briefly the issue of separation of powers in the context of punishment, part II deals with the facts and ruling in Shilubane, and the final part discusses rehabilitation as an objective of punishment in relation to the White Paper on Corrections.

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