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Department of Procedural Law

Welcome to the Department of Procedural Law

The Department of Procedural Law teaches Criminal and Civil Procedure, Law of Evidence, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Conveyancing and Notarial Practice, Sport Law, International Insolvency Law and Legal Practice. This Department also takes academic responsibility for the practical training that takes place in the Law Clinic.



The State vs Oscar Pistorius bigger than the Fifa World Cup - 12/03/2014
From Department of Procedural Law

The State vs Oscar Pistorius, which started on 3 March 2014, arouses more interest than the Fifa World Cup, according to figures released by media monitoring group Data Driven Insight. South Africans are referring to it as their 'trial of the century'. Academics from the Faculty of Law, University of Pretoria, share their expertise by participating in broadcasting panels that attract huge local and international audiences.

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