Scorpions Search Warrants Lawful
The Pretoria High Court has dismissed an
application to declare unlawful search warrants issued last year to search the
premises of French arms dealer Thint.
Judge Ben du Plessis found the
warrants were lawful, SABC radio news reported on Tuesday.
He also ruled that the authorities did not go overboard during the
Du Plessis ordered that the objects and documents seized
taken from Thint's offices and those taken from managing director Pierre Moynot
should be lodged with the court registrar for safekeeping.
seized last August as part of the Scorpions' investigation into fraud and
corruption charges against former deputy president Jacob Zuma and Thint.
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