South African court finds Zuma's son not guilty over car crash death
FILE PHOTO: Duduzane Zuma speaks on the phone ahead of his appearance at the Specialised Commercial Crimes Court in Johannesburg, South Africa, January 24, 2019. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko
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JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – A South African court on Friday found Duduzane Zuma, son of former president Jacob Zuma, not guilty of culpable homicide and negligent driving over a fatal car crash, saying prosecutors had failed to prove their case beyond reasonable doubt.
Duduzane Zuma’s sports car collided with a minibus taxi on a highway in Johannesburg in February 2014, killing a woman.
(Reporting by Alexander Winning; Editing by Janet Lawrence)