We want all our rights back when it’s over, Cyril


In 1966, two eminent academics at the then University of Natal, professors Ronald Albino and Tony Matthews, published a paper  titled The Permanence of the Temporary in the SA Law Journal.

The article was an examination of the 90-day law and 180-day detention regime which allowed the National Party, in the interests of security, to detain citizens without recourse to the courts, among other measures. ..

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