Frans Lourens Herman Rumpff (Chief Justice of South Africa, 1974-1982) : treason trial 1957-1960

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dc.description Frans Lourens Herman Rumpff was Chief Justice of South Africa from 1974 to 1982. This collection consists of 3 volumes of court proceedings pertaining to the 1956 Treason Trial, a precursor to the Rivonia Treason. In December 1956, 156 people, including Nelson Mandela, were arrested in a raid and accused of treason. The trial was held in Johannesburg from 1956 until 1961 and all the defendants were found not guilty. Some of these defendants were later convicted in the Rivonia Trial.
dc.format.extent Volume 1 (466 pages), volume 2 (402 pages) and volume 3 (324 pages). en_ZA
dc.format.medium Bound volumes en_ZA
dc.language.iso en en_ZA
dc.rights Digitised by the University of Pretoria, 2013. en_ZA
dc.subject Rivonia trial
dc.subject Treason trial
dc.subject Frans Lourens Herman Rumpff
dc.subject.lcsh Judges--South Africa--Cases
dc.subject.lcsh Treason Trial, Pretoria, South Africa, 1956-1961
dc.subject.lcsh Rivonia Trial, Pretoria, South Africa, 1964
dc.subject.lcsh Constitutional law--South Africa--History--20th century
dc.subject.lcsh South Africa--Politics and government--1948-1994
dc.subject.lcsh South Africa--Race relations--Political aspects
dc.subject.lcsh South Africa--Race relations--History--20th century
dc.subject.lcsh African National Congress--History--20th century
dc.subject.lcsh Political activists--South Africa--History--20th century
dc.title Frans Lourens Herman Rumpff (Chief Justice of South Africa, 1974-1982) : treason trial 1957-1960 en_ZA
dc.type Other en_ZA

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