Unclear how state capture commission would use leaked Gupta emails

Criminal law expert Tyrone Maseko says it's difficult to predict how a commission of inquiry into state capture allegations would use the damning information contained in leaked Gupta emails.

Maseko explains that while the disclosure of classified Cabinet documents or information is generally prohibited, in some cases it is not always in contravention of the law.

Read: Leaked Gupta emails reveal links to state capture

This comes after leaked emails between the Gupta family and their employees apparently revealed how the family obtained business from government.

If we were to have a commission of inquiry to look at all of this, it would be interesting how they would treat all of this evidence.

Tyrone Maseko, attorney

Some of the actions, on the face of it, cannot be characterised as illegal.

Tyrone Maseko, attorney

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