Coligny murderers sentenced to 18 and 23 years

Coligny murderers sentenced to 18 and 23 years

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The two Coligny men accused of killing Matlhomola Moshoeu have recievedd sentences of 18 and 23 years, respectively.

The men allegedly threw Moshoeu out of a moving vehicle after they caught him stealing sunflower seeds from their employer.

The case made national headlines, with Barry Roux signing on to defend the accused.

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There were also several twists and turns with the case. The key witness, for example, reportedly confessed to lying in their testimony. Since then, however, the prosecution argued that the witness's testimony was correct.

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AfriForum had also said that it step in to assist the accused with legal fees.

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