Breytenbach: Return to work ruled out

2013-03-26 00:00

SENIOR prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach has lost her bid to return to work.

Eyewitness News reported that she remains suspended as the General Public Service Sector Bargaining Council ruled against her yesterday.

Advocate Andrew Redding, appearing for Breytenbach, had argued that her employer, the National Prosecuting Authority, had not managed to produce any evidence that Breytenbach had been suspended to prevent her from interfering in the investigation against her.

She has maintained she was removed from her position in order to protect former police spy boss Richard Mdluli from prosecution.

Breytenbach’s disciplinary hearing is yet to be concluded.

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