The Metropolis of Cape plans to petition the Supreme Courtroom of Enchantment in its struggle to be allowed to forestall land grabs.
Some weeks again, the Western Cape Excessive Courtroom dominated that land evictions shouldn’t be allowed in the course of the nation’s present state of catastrophe.
Because of the court docket’s ruling, town utilized for depart to attraction the judgment.
On Thursday, the depart software was dismissed.
Mayor Dan Plato who was displeased with the Excessive Courtroom’s ruling to dismiss town’s attraction software mentioned that they might take the matter to the supreme court docket.
“We’ll petition the Supreme Courtroom of Enchantment to take our case on to the SCA. We’ve got to try this within the pursuits of the residents of town.”
He mentioned that if this isn’t permitted, land invasions would continued unchecked.
Plato mentioned that the appropriate to counter-spoliate is essential to town’s land safety efforts.
The South African Human Rights Fee that introduced the matter to the court docket declared counter-spoliation illegal and requested for the modification of the for the frequent legislation.