Table of Contents: Vol 15 • No 1 • April 2002


Hennie Mellet

Editorial committee

WHG van der Linde SC (chair)
E Fagan
A Gabriel
JJ Gauntlett SC
IJ Smuts SC
FA Snyckers

Bar representatives

Bisho: TV Norman
Cape: P Weyer
Durban: S Walker
Free State: GJM Wright
Grahamstown: I Smuts SC
Johannesburg: RS Sevlan SC, WHG van der Linde SC
Northern Cape: J Schreuder
North West: J Stander
Pietermaritzburg: YN Moodley SC
Port Elizabeth: P Kroon
Pretoria: HS Havenga
Umtata: MH Sishuba

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