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Advocate Malesela Teffo is seen during the murder trial of Senzo Meyiwa in the Gauteng High Court.
Advocate Malesela Teffo is seen during the murder trial of Senzo Meyiwa in the Gauteng High Court.
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The Legal Practice Council's (LPC) bid to have advocate Malesela Teffo either struck from the roll or suspended stems from dozens of complaints against him, some claiming unethical conduct and others alleging illegal behaviour.

On Thursday, the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria heard of the facts and circumstances which led to the LPC filing an application to have Teffo struck from the roll, effectively banning him from practicing law in South Africa.

READ | Teffo fails in bid to dismiss application to have him barred from practicing law

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