Tawanda Hondora

On the 3 June 2002, the President and Secretary of the Law Society were arrested and detained by members of the Zimbabwe Republic Police. The offices of the Law Society, the Secretary’s law practice and the private residences of both the President and the Secretary were subjected to search and official law society documents were seized. The two were charged with contravening section 5(2)(b)(1) of the Public Order and Security Act.

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