Prison boss’s sex assault victim wins damages fight after 11 years
Judge also heads off minister’s attempt to wriggle out of taking responsibility for the lay preacher’s attack
Nearly 11 years after her boss sexually assaulted her, a Western Cape prison worker has won her fight for damages.
Now, after testifying three times about her ordeal at the hands of Adam Stryers, the woman has one final court date, when she will argue about the amount of money the lay preacher and the minister of correctional services must pay her.
Stryers was the corrections coordinator at Dwarsrivier prison near Ceres when he physically stopped the young widow leaving his office in January 2009...