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    April 2013, Vol 26, No 1. Our cover. Arthur Chaskalson: 24.11.1931 - 01.12.2012


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    Patric Mtshaulana SC (chair)
    Frank Snyckers (deputy chair)
    Azhar Bham SC
    Richard Brooks
    Alfred Cockrell
    Marilena Ioannou
    Sandhya Mahabeer
    Jean Meiring
    Lwandile Sisilana
    IAM Semenya SC (ex officio - GCB chair)

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    Free State: Henriette Murray.
    Grahamstown: Richard Brooks
    Johannesburg: Kameshni Pillay
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    Namibia: D Obbes SC
    Northern Cape: Lizanne van Niekerk
    North West: John Stander
    Port Elizabeth: Steve Rorke SC, Anusha Rawjee
    Pretoria: Thys Snyman
    Mthatha: Vusi Msiwa

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