Zuma legal team has reservations as trial commences

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Former president Jacob Zuma’s legal team – although ready to proceed with its defence in his pretrial – now has “strong reservations” about the lack of finality regarding its complaint that lead prosecutor advocate Billy Downer had held “inappropriate” discussions with KwaZulu-Natal judicial head Judge President Achmat Jappie.

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