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DUDLEY LEE v MINISTER OF CORRECTIONAL SERVICES: Pickets and media briefing on 28 August 2012

On 28 August 2012, the Constitutional Court will hear the matter between Dudley Lee v Minister of Correctional Services, which holds serious consequences for human rights, public health and the fight against TB in South Africa.

TAC and partners will hold two pickets during the hearing, one at the Constitutional Court and another at Pollsmoor Prison.

There will be a media briefing at the Constitutional Court during the lunch break. The Court typically breaks for lunch at 1pm.

SECTION27 at the People's Parliament, August 2012

The People’s Power People’s Parliament: A civil society conference on South Africa’s Legislatures, (“the conference”) was held from 13 – 15 August, 2012, at the Townhouse Hotel, Cape Town. The aim of the conference was to open a constructive dialogue with Parliament on behalf of civil society and take up the call to make Parliament more conducive to active citizenship.