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The reform of the South African law of divorce

H. R. Hahlo

The reform of the South African law of divorce

The dissolution of marriages on presumption of death act 23 of 1979, The divorce act 70 of 1979

by H. R. Hahlo

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Published by Juta in Cape Town .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Divorce -- Law and legislation -- South Africa,
    • Absence and presumption of death -- South Africa

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby H. R. Hahlo and June D. Sinclair.
      ContributionsSinclair, June D., joint author., Hahlo, H. R.,, South Africa., South Africa.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLAW
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 66 p. ;
      Number of Pages66
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3890640M
      ISBN 100702110582
      LC Control Number81452045
      OCLC/WorldCa7283898

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      Law and Policy Gazette. likes. A blog covering topical issues in South African law and policy from left-leaning ers: Legal systems traditionally distinguish between legitimate and illegitimate birth, with the illegitimate (‘bastard’) denied recognition. A number of techniques were developed to mitigate the hardship and injustice which this distinction caused — such as legitimation by subsequent marriage and treating a child’s parents as legally married in certain circumstances even when they were : Stephen Cretney.

      The Center for Women’s Justice, an Israeli feminist NGO, is bringing litigation in the attempt to expand the HaCohen precedent. There is, however, no Israeli statutory equivalent to the New York Get Laws, the Canadian Divorce Act, the Ontario Family Law Act, the South African Divorce Amendment, the British Family Law Act or the French Civil.   The African Canadian Legal Odyssey: Historical Essays edited by Barrington Walker: “The African Canadian Legal Odyssey explores the history of African Canadians and the law from the era of slavery until the early twenty-first century. This collection demonstrates that the social history of Blacks in Canada has always been inextricably bound.


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