Editorial: JZ just doesn’t get it

2017-06-25 06:04

While delivering judgment on Thursday on the United Democratic Movement’s application to force the Speaker of Parliament to allow a secret ballot on a vote of no confidence against President Jacob Zuma, the Constitutional Court made pertinent remarks about the functionality of a democracy.

JSC recommends 4 judges for ConCourt

2017-04-04 23:07

SCA judges Leona Theron, Malcolm Wallis, and Stevan Majiedt, and North Gauteng High Court Judge Jody Kollapen have been recommended for a post at the Constitutional Court.

I have been a victim of racism, sexism - SCA judge

2017-04-04 22:43

Supreme Court of Appeal Judge Leona Theron has been a victim of racism and sexism, she has told the Judicial Service Commission.

I don't feel like a 'junk' person - judge candidate

2017-04-04 17:23

South Africa’s credit ratings downgrade must not reflect how South Africans feel about themselves, Judge Jody Kollapen has said.

Dlamini explains why there was no wilful intent to disregard Sassa order

2017-03-31 21:17

Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini did not wilfully intend to disregard a Constitutional Court order in 2014 on the payment of social grants, she has said.

Dlamini misses deadline to file Sassa affidavit at Concourt

2017-03-31 17:30

Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini failed to meet the deadline to submit an affidavit to the Constitutional Court on why she should not be held personally liable for legal costs in terms of the social grants case.

7 hard-hitting ConCourt quotes on Sassa debacle

2017-03-17 20:14

Seven hard-hitting quotes from Justice Johan Froneman in the Constitutional Court's stern judgment against Sassa.

What Justice Froneman said on Sassa judgment

2017-03-17 12:18

It took 35 minutes for Constitutional Court Justice Johan Froneman to hand down judgment in the Sassa matter, including an order that CPS's invalid contract to pay grants be extended for 12 months.

I made every reasonable effort to comply - Dlamini tells ConCourt

2017-03-14 16:24

Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini has told the Constitutional Court that she made "every reasonable effort" to comply with the directive of the court to respond to its questions.

Sassa files papers to ConCourt

2017-03-13 16:46

Grants agency Sassa has filed court papers to the Constitutional Court on Monday


ConCourt grants UDM access over secret ballot on motion of no confidence

2017-04-11 13:25

The United Democratic Movement has been granted access to the Constitutional Court over their calls for the secret ballot to be used in the motion of no confidence against President Jacob Zuma.

I am fascinated by the law - ConCourt judge candidate

2017-04-04 23:02

There are areas of weakness at the Supreme Court of Appeal which need to be addressed, Constitutional Court candidate Judge Malcolm Wallis has told the JSC.

Dagga Party leader’s possession case withdrawn

2017-04-04 19:49

Dagga party leader Jeremy David Acton’s dagga possession case has been withdrawn in the Bellville Magistrate’s Court.

I won't be trampled on, because people think I'm not black enough - ConCourt judge candidate

2017-04-04 17:22

Judge Stevan Majiedt has told the Judicial Service Commissioners that he will not be trampled on by people who think he is "not black enough".

Dlamini files to ConCourt after email woes

2017-03-31 19:26

Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini says she did in fact meet a deadline to submit an affidavit to the Constitutional Court on personal costs in the social grants case.

ConCourt effectively quelled anxiety over Sassa crisis – FUL

2017-03-17 22:12

Freedom Under Law has welcomed the constitutional court ruling which compelled Cash Paymaster Services to continue distributing of social grants.

Grants situation 'could have been dealt with much better' - ANC

2017-03-17 13:19

The ANC has welcomed the Constitutional Court's ruling on the social grants crisis, and says the situation could have been better handled.

ConCourt to hand down Sassa judgment

2017-03-17 06:31

The Constitutional Court is expected to hand down the much anticipated judgment in the Sassa matter.

Lawyers for Sassa, Dlamini submit late ConCourt response

2017-03-14 15:41

Lawyers for Sassa and Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini have submitted their response late to a new directive by the Constitutional Court on why they missed a previous deadline.

Sassa boss speaks

2017-03-12 06:01

Thokozani Magwaza insists he tried to enlist the court oversight in the grants saga, but was repeatedly thwarted.

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