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Scores maimed during protests in Mpumalanga last year

Police brutality victims launch R100m class suit

Isaac Mahlangu Senior reporter

A former security guard who lost his left eye after being shot at by cops during a protest is among 50 people who have lodged civil lawsuits against police for a combined R100m in claims.

Jabu Molamu, 31, from Kwaggafontein in Mpumalanga is suing the state for R5m for loss of income, emotional trauma and injuries he suffered...

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