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Mazibuko and Others v City of Johannesburg and Others (CCT 39/09) [2009] ZACC 28; 2010 (3) BCLR 239 (CC) ; 2010 (4) SA 1 (CC)

23 August 2010

Constitutional Court
Case Number or  Citation: Case CCT 39/09 [2009] ZACC 28
Date of judgement: 18 June 2010
Judge/s: O’Regan, J.
Type of application: Appeal
Legislation considered: Water Services Act 108 of 1997; Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996 

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Supreme Court of Appeal 

Case number: 489/08

Date of judgement: 25 March 2009

Judges: Streicher, Mthiyane, Jafta, Maya JJA & Hurt AJA

Type of application: Appeal

Legislation considered: Water Services Act 108 of 1997Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996 

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Witwatersrand Local Division

Case number: 06/13865

Date of judgement:

Judge: Tsoka J

Type of application: Declarator

Legislation considered: Water Services Act 108 of 1997Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996 

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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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