Thembekile Molaudzi Update

Earlier this month Wits Justice Project client Thembekile Molaudzi was released from prison after his conviction for murder and robbery was reversed by the Constitutional Court of South Africa. Molaudzi served eleven years of a life sentence, during which time he was subjected to torture and forced into solitary confinement.

See below for recent new stories and podcasts featuring Molaudzi and Carolyn Raphaely, the journalist who investigated his case and helped prove his innocence.

Podcasts

Kaya FM – Today with  John Perlman: https://soundcloud.com/kayafm959/today-with-john-pelman-7-jul-2015-thembekile-molaudzi-in-prison-after-falsely-accused-of-murder?in=kayafm959/sets/today-with-john-perlman-23-april-2014

Cliff Central, Host Gary Herzberg, on “Laws of Life”

TV

ENCA – Thulasizwe Simelane

Articles

Innocent man’s long walk to freedom – The Star

For Thembekile Molaudzi, justice delayed was justice denied – Daily Maverick. Also appeared in All Africa

Wrongful Arrest: 11 Agonising Years Behind Bars – EWN

Wrongfully Arrested Man Opens Up About 11-year Imprisonment – EWN

Man Finally free after 11 years of wrongful imprisonment – North Eastern Tribune

Onskuldige Pta-man vry na 11 jaar agter tralies – Nuusneus

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