Press Releases

Helen Suzman Foundation | Apr 25, 2012
Press Releases and Statements submitted by the Helen Suzman Foundation.
In Memoriam: Advocate George Bizos SC
Sep 10, 2020
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Helen Suzman Foundation

It is with sadness that we have learned of the passing of Advocate George Bizos SC at the age of 92. George Bizos will forever be remembered as one of South Africa’s preeminent legal stalwarts, having dedicated his life to fighting for justice, human rights, and democracy.

Press release: HSF Approaches The High Court In Relation To Covid-19
Jul 28, 2020
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Helen Suzman Foundation

The Helen Suzman Foundation (HSF) has filed papers in the High Court, asking for an order directing both Parliament and the Executive to take immediate steps to ensure that they reclaim and restore the respective powers of Parliament and the Executive as envisaged in the doctrine of the separation of powers as embodied in the Constitution.

Press Release: High Court sets aside decision to extradite Chang to Mozambique
Nov 01, 2019
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Helen Suzman Foundation

The High Court in Johannesburg handed down a judgment today in which it set aside a decision taken by the former Minister of Justice, Mr Michael Masutha, to extradite Mr Manuel Chang to Mozambique. The Helen Suzman Foundation (“HSF”) appeared in the matter as amicus curiae.