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South Africa Legalized the Private Use of Marijuana

Time.com South Africa’s top court unanimously legalized the private use of cannabis on Tuesday, upholding a lower court’s decision ruling that it was “unconstitutional and therefore invalid” to criminalize the drug, BBC reports. The decision allows adults to consume cannabis in private and grow marijuana for private consumption. “It will not be a criminal offense for an adult person to use or be in possession of cannabis in private for his or her personal consumption,” Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo wrote in his judgment. The court has given parliament 24 months to adopt the ruling, which is binding. Using cannabis...

Questions and answers about Deceased Estates

JOHANN GROBLER • I don’t trust the executor. What can I do? First prize is to maintain a sound relationship with the executor or the actual person in his office who is involved with the winding-up process. Ask for a copy of the will and copies of documents you may be interested in. Keep in mind that you cannot demand the furnishing of these copies. The next option is to check the file at the Master’s Office. However, be warned that you may find that to be a fruitless exercise. There is one important “open door”. Before the executor may...

GODGEGEWE GESONDHEID: ONS VERANTWOORDELIKHEID

DR JACO JURGENS Gesondheid is n’ seën wat ons ontvang het. Elkeen van ons het n’ verantwoordelikheid om so gesond as moontlik te leef. Gesondleef beteken om reg te eet, te oefen en te rus, as dit nodig is. Ons almal is besig met ‘n reis tot ons doodgaan. Hoe goed ons kyk na onsself maak hierdie reis ongemaklik of gemaklik. Daar is sekere faktore wat ons niks aan kan doen nie, byvoorbeeld ons genetika en trauma wat nie ons skuld was nie. Die uiteinde van ons reis op aarde is vleeslike afsterwe, maar geestelike voortbestaan. Kom ons maak hierdie...

SHARK BITE

Kathrina www.elitereaders.com During a research experiment, a marine biologist placed a shark inside a large holding tank and then released several small bait fish into the tank. As you would expect, the shark quickly swam around the tank, attacked and ate the smaller fish. The marine biologist then inserted a strong piece of clear fibre-glass into the tank, creating two separate partitions. She then put the shark on one side of the fibre-glass and a new set of bait fish on the other. Again, the shark quickly attacked. This time, however, the shark slammed into the fibre-glass divider and bounced...

TAMBOTIE MALL

Tambotie Mall is Randfontein’s premier shopping destination with over forty stores that cater to all of Randfontein’s fashion and lifestyle needs. Tambotie Mall is conveniently located amist multiple schools and main roads, which makes them the customers first choice for a quick, easy and enjoyable shopping experience. The mall boasts with a wide variety of clothing, lifestyle and grocery stores, restaurants, banks and much much more!!! Tambotie mall is also a Distribution Point for The West Rand Window.

WEIRDEST LAWS AROUND THE WORLD

www.bestlifeonline.com Wherever you live in this world, you’re guaranteed to find some inexplicably weird laws that you can’t imagine any police officer enforcing them with a straight face. And I’m not just talking about France, where it’s illegal to fly UFOs—I’m talking about everywhere. In Chicago, for instance, it’s against the law to take a nap on a dance floor, give a dog whiskey, or eat in a building that’s on fire. And that’s just the beginning. Public displays of affection in the United Arab Emirates. A couple were convicted to a month in prison for kissing in a gas...

BOERERATE

Sinus Gooi ñ paar druppels Olbas olie in ’n wasbak met warm water. Gooi handdoek oor kop en asem in. Skurwe hande Meng 2 eetlepels olyfolie met suiker. Vryf die mengsel aan jou hande. Spoel af en smeer met handeroom. Seer keel Gorrel met ½ teelepel sout en 1 koppie warm water. Gooi sout in warm water. Gorrel deur die dag. Krampe in die bene Loop of sit op koue vloer. Smeer kanferolie aan die plek waar krampe voorkom. Rumatiek Maak tee van kruidjie-roer-my-nie en gooi by badwater Meng 1 teelepel heuning, ½ glas lou water, 1 teelepel gelatien en...

Dowry

Dowry

I strap on my boots I tighten my vest I buckle on a 30 pound belt I say bye to my loved ones I walk out the door with hopes I’ll come back I pray to God for protection I leave my own issues and stresses at the door I check into my response car I patrol your neighborhood I place your security on my shoulders I go in when there’s an intruder I stop fights I stop threats I stop burglaries and thefts I stop drug abuse I stop child abuse I stop rapes, murders, and other issues I’m...