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Decision to release Zuma on medical parole not justified, DA argues in court

Former South African President <a class=Jacob Zuma (C) greets his supporters inside a police station in Pietermaritzburg on 21 October 2021 where Zuma is laying a criminal complaint against Billy Downer, the state's chief prosecutor in his corruption case."/>

JOHANNESBURG - The Democratic Alliance (DA) has fought in the High Court in Pretoria that since someone is wiped out it doesn't get them a free drop of jail. 


The Helen Suzman Foundation, AfriForum and the DA are trying Jacob Zuma's conveyance on clinical parole in September after he was confined for scorn of court in July. 


Past Correctional Services chief Arthur Fraser made the decision to convey Zuma in any case the clinical parole cautioning board exhorting against it. 


The DA's advertiser Ismail Jamie said the decision to convey the past president on clinical parole had not been supported. 


"To point it back to fragment 42, any of the components recorded in Section 42.2b I should have at this point suggested, so the administering body requires a sensible method for managing be taken on to clinical parole. The straightforward reality you are wiped out or crippled doesn't infer that you get a free drop of jail."


Decision to release Zuma on medical parole not justified, DA argues in court (msn.com)

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