Minister of Home Affairs v Dabengwa 1982 (1) ZLR 236 S Crt

Fieldsend CJ:

An appeal against an order of the High Court directing that two detained persons be permitted to obtain and instruct legal representatives. Local authority had issued regulations prohibiting the detainees from communicating with or receiving communication from their lawyers. Such prohibition at variance with para 2 of schedule 2 of the constitution and therefore ultra vires.

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