SA land invaders face prison.

Position:South Africa - Brief Article

Legislation aimed at stamping out the illegal occupation of land by imposing prison sentences of up to two years will soon be presented to the South African Cabinet. The Ministry of Housing hopes to see the proposed law - known as Prevention of Illegal Eviction from, and Unlawful Occupation of Land Amendment Bill - through Parliament before the end of the year. The Ministry says the current act makes it difficult for the state to uphold the rule of law as witnessed by the mass...

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