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The honours journalism students at the North-West University in Potchefstroom, South Africa, are currently investigating several beats to improve their news writing skills. During the past two weeks we looked at crime and court reporting to improve accuracy. Each student also had to blog about their experience in the Potchefstroom Magistrate's Court. Here is Landi Malan's contribution.