V V and Another v Minister of Social Development and Another [2023] ZACC 21 (29 June 2023)

Case summary

Children’s Act 38 of 2005 — constitutionality of section 40 — section is unconstitutional to the extent that it excludes permanent life partners.

 


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Cited documents 31

Judgment 29
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7. Harksen v Lane NO and Others [1997] ZACC 12 (7 October 1997) 41 citations
8. National Coalition for Gay and Lesbian Equality and Another v Minister of Justice and Others [1998] ZACC 15 (9 October 1998) 25 citations
9. President of Republic of South Africa and Another v Hugo [1997] ZACC 4 (18 April 1997) 25 citations
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11. Cross-Border Road Transport Agency v Central African Road Services (Pty) Ltd and Another [2015] ZACC 12 (12 May 2015) 21 citations
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13. J and Another v Director General, Department of Home Affairs and Others [2003] ZACC 3 (28 March 2003) 21 citations
14. Raduvha v Minister of Safety and Security and Another [2016] ZACC 24 (11 August 2016) 21 citations
15. S v Manamela and Another (CCT 25/99) [2000] ZACC 5 (14 April 2000) 21 citations
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17. Volks NO v Robinson and Others [2005] ZACC 2 (21 February 2005) 21 citations
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19. National Union of Metal Workers of South Africa and Others v Aveng Trident Steel (a division of Aveng Africa (Pty) Ltd) and Another [2020] ZACC 23 (27 October 2020) 16 citations
20. Dladla and Another v City of Johannesburg and Others [2017] ZACC 42 (1 December 2017) 11 citations
21. AB and Another v Minister of Social Development [2016] ZACC 43 (29 November 2016) 10 citations
22. City Council of Pretoria v Walker [1998] ZACC 1 (17 February 1998) 10 citations
23. Bwanya v Master of the High Court, Cape Town and Others [2021] ZACC 51 (31 December 2021) 7 citations
24. Du Toit and Another v Minister of Welfare and Population Development and Others [2002] ZACC 20 (10 September 2002) 7 citations
25. Levenstein and Others v Estate Frankel and Others [2018] ZACC 16 (14 June 2018) 7 citations
26. Nandutu and Others v Minister of Home Affairs and Others [2019] ZACC 24 (28 June 2019) 7 citations
27. Democratic Alliance in re Electoral Commission of South Africa v Minister of Cooperative Governance and Others [2021] ZACC 30 (20 September 2021) 6 citations
28. Centre for Child Law v Director General Department of Home Affairs and Others [2021] ZACC 31 (22 September 2021) 4 citations
29. Paixao and Another v Road ACCident Fund (640/2011) [2012] ZASCA 130 (26 September 2012) 3 citations
Legislation 2
1. Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996 4414 citations
2. Children's Act, 2005 526 citations