Glynnis Breytenbach

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Glynnis Breytenbach

Shadow Minister of Justice
Assumed office
5 June 2014
LeaderHelen Zille
Mmusi Maimane
Preceded byDene Smuts
Personal details
NationalitySouth African
Political partyDemocratic Alliance

Glynnis Breytenbach (/ˈbrtɛn ˈbʌx/) is a former prosecutor for the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) of South Africa and a Member of Parliament for the Democratic Alliance (DA).[1] She is South Africa's Shadow Minister of Justice.[2] In this capacity, she has called for an end to ongoing political interference that has compromised the integrity of the NPA.[3][4][5][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ferreira, Emsie (21 May 2014). "Glynnis Breytenbach sworn in as MP". IOL. SAPA. Archived from the original on 19 July 2014. Retrieved 18 July 2014.
  2. ^ "DA announces 'shadow cabinet'". Times LIVE. SAPA. 5 June 2014. Archived from the original on 6 June 2014. Retrieved 18 July 2014.
  3. ^ "Interference by political bosses is the NPA's undoing". The Times. 29 May 2013. Archived from the original on 7 May 2014. Retrieved 20 July 2014.
  4. ^ "DA calls for MPs to investigate NPA head". Mail & Guardian. SAPA. 11 June 2014. Archived from the original on 19 July 2014. Retrieved 18 July 2014.
  5. ^ "Political interference blamed for NPA's woes". SABC News. 26 June 2014. Archived from the original on 9 July 2014. Retrieved 20 July 2014.
  6. ^ Breytenbach, Glynnis (15 July 2014). "The NPA's reputation is in tatters (Speech by the DA's Shadow Minister of Justice, Glynnis Breytenbach MP during the budget vote debate on Justice, Parliament, July 15, 2014)". Politicsweb. Archived from the original on 20 July 2014. Retrieved 18 July 2014.

Offices held[edit]

Political offices
Preceded by
Dene Smuts
South African Shadow Minister of Justice
2014–present
Incumbent