Read the following scenario and answer the questions that follow: Joseph is angry at David and, in an act of brutal retaliation, Joseph kicks David’s sheep to death.
4.1 Which delict has Joseph committed?
4.2 In 2021, under modern South African law, David is entitled to claim damages from Joseph because of his actions. If the same deed was committed in 250 BC under the Roman legal principles applicable at the time, would David have been entitled to claim damages? Provide reasons for your answer.