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Bengwenyama (Pty) Ltd and Others v Genorah (Pty) Ltd and Others CCT 39/10 ZACC

30 November 2010

Constitutional Court
Case Number or  Citation: CCT 39/10 ZACC 26
Date: 30 November 2010
Judge/s: Froneman J.
Type of application: Administrative Review
Legislation considered: Promotion of Administrative Justice Act, 2000Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act, 2002
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Supreme Court of Appeal

Case Number or  Citation: 71/09
Date of judgement: 31 March 2010
Judge/s: Mpati P, Heher, Malan, Shongwe and Tshiqi JJA
Type of application: Appeal
Legislation considered: Promotion of Administrative Justice Act, 2000; Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act, 2002
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Transvaal Provincial Division

Case number: 39808/2007

Date of judgement: 18 November 2008

Judge: Hartzenberg J

Type of application: Judicial review

Legislation considered: Promotion of Administrative Justice Act, 2000Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act, 2002

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Section 24of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996

Everyone has the right to an environment that is not harmful to their health or well-being; and to have the environment protected, for the benefit of present and future generations, through reasonable legislative and other measures that prevent pollution and ecological degradation; promote conservation; and secure ecologically sustainable development and use of natural resources while promoting justifiable economic and social development.

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