Three-Year-Old Boy's Severe Injuries a Hard Pill for Judge to Swallow

Court judges often have to sit through rigorous hearings and trials in which gut-wrenching details pertaining to the cases are revealed.

One judge, High court Judge Neil Tuchten, said he’s struggling to put the horror of a three-year-old child’s injuries behind him when he commented in Pretoria yesterday during sentencing argument in the trial of William Tjiane.

Tijane from Mamelodi was found guilty on a charge of culpable…