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Judge "Neels" Claassen, SAMLA President passes away

It is with deep sadness that we inform you that Judge "Neels" Claassen, the President of SAMLA, passed away on 13 June 2021. Condolences are extended to his family, his friends, those who were close to him, as well as his colleagues. 

You are invited to view the family's memorial service at

The tribute to Judge Claasen on behalf of SAMLA was written by Judge Claasen's great friend and colleague, Dr Herman Edeling, and is available here.

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