Legalities of Lockdown
As South Africa rolls out its tiered levels of lockdown, individual rights need to be clear - both for the authorities and the citizenry at large. Jerome Levitz, Director at Fluxmans Attorneys, answers the question of what you can be fined for during lockdown. How should you deal with an officer of the law if they approach or question your movements? If you do find yourself being arrested, what are the appropriate steps? There is a life-changing consideration that you must know about when you get the offer to pay an admission of guilt fine.