German’s commitment of €1.1bn for development projects in Namibia over 30 years is too cheap a price to pay for remorse.
South Africans seem to be fascinated with the way in which spying is entwined in the country’s politics.
In many legal jurisdictions of the world, including Australia, an offender’s remorse is a mitigating factor at sentencing. And yet how judges evaluate such expressions is unclear.
Remorse is a vital, but often overlooked and underused aspect of justice, for both the victim and the offender.