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30 October 2017 10:56 PM Catalonia Leader Turns Up in Belgium After Spain Seeks Prosecution

Carles Puigdemont, the former leader of Catalonia, in Girona, Spain, on Saturday. He should face rebellion charges after the regional Parliament declared independence from Spain, the attorney general said on Monday. BARCELONA, Spain — Hours after the Spanish authorities announced that they would seek to prosecute Catalonia’s separatists for rebellion 53

30 October 2017 6:59 PM SEE: The charges against Trump ex-campaign chief Manafort

Washington — President Donald Trump's former campaign chair, Paul Manafort, and Manafort's business associate Rick Gates face decades in federal prison and millions of dollars in potential fines if convicted on all counts in a sprawling federal indictment unsealed on Monday. Manafort potentially faces up to 80 years in prison, according to a review of the federal 151

28 October 2017 7:37 PM Ramaphosa welcomes coffin assault case sentencing

The High Court in Middelburg sentenced Theo Jackson to 14 years and his accomplice Willem Oosthuizen to 11 years for forcing Rethabile Mlotshwa into a coffin. CAPE TOWN – Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has welcomed sentences handed down to the accused in the so-called coffin assault case. The High Court in Middelburg has sentenced Theo Jackson to 14 years 81

28 October 2017 5:14 PM Coffin assault sentencing is the action needed to obliterate racism

Johannesburg - Deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa has welcomed the sentencing of the coffin assault duo, calling it a step in the right direction towards obliterating racism. Speaking at an Oliver Tambo lecture in the Western Cape’s Dulah Omar region, Ramaphosa said the sentencing of Willem Oosthuizen and Theo Jackson are the "types of action from our courts 59

28 October 2017 9:23 AM Coffin assault duo hopes SCA will give different ruling

JOHANNESBURG - The two men who assaulted and forced Rethabile Mlotshwa into a coffin say they believe the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) could present a different ruling on their hefty jail sentences. The pair made headlines last year when a video of the attack on Mlotshwa emerged. The man who was beaten and forced into a coffin in Mpumalanga says his attackers 95

28 October 2017 6:27 AM NPA welcomes hefty sentences handed to coffin assault pair

JOHANNESBURG - The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) says the hefty sentences handed to Willem Oosthuizen and Theo Jackson should serve as an example to perpetrators of racial attacks. Oosthuizen and Jackson were sentenced to 14 and 11 years respectively, after being found guilty of attempted murder, kidnapping, intimidation and two counts of assault 88

27 October 2017 5:46 PM Coffin duo's sentences should be a deterrent

Pretoria – The imprisonment sentences imposed on the coffin assault duo should act as a deterrent against racist and inhumane acts, Communications Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane said on Friday. The pair, Willem Oosthuizen and Theo Jackson, were sentenced to 11 and 14 years respectively in the Middleburg Magistrate’s Court on Friday. They were convicted 52

27 October 2017 10:55 AM [UPDATE] Court dismisses appeal bid of coffin assault duo

MIDDELBURG - The High Court sitting in Middelburg has dismissed the appeal application of the duo accused in the coffin assault case. Earlier on Friday, the court heard an application for leave to appeal application by the legal counsel for Theo Jackson and Willem Oosthuizen. They received various sentences for assault with intent to cause grievous bodily 57

27 October 2017 10:02 AM #CoffinAssault pair's conduct 'dehumanizing, disgusting,' says judge

Middelburg - Willem Oosthuizen and Theo Martins Jackson, the two men who convicted of assaulting farm worker Victor Mlotshwa and shoving him into a coffin, were on Friday sentenced to 11 and 14 years imprisonment respectively in the Middelburg High Court sitting in Mpumalanga. Judge Sheila Mphahlele sentenced Oosthuizen to 16 years imprisonment, five of which 48

23 October 2017 6:34 PM #CoffinAssault duo to know their fate on Friday

Middelburg – The two men who forced Victor Mlotshwa into a coffin and threatened to pour petrol over him will have to wait until Friday for their sentences to be handed down. Following a day of arguments in a packed High Court sitting in the Middelburg Magistrate's Court on Monday, Judge Segopotje Mphahlele will have to consider submissions made in court 62