Wide latitude for Judge Masipa when she sentences Oscar

2014-10-13 05:00

Judge Thokozile Masipa has wide latitude in deciding what sentence disgraced Paralympian Oscar Pistorius, found guilty of culpable homicide, should get after what is expected to be several days of legal arguments and testimony.

Jub Jub gets day pass

2013-02-10 13:26

Musician Molemo "Jub Jub" Maarohanye has been allowed out of prison to attend his grandmother's funeral in Soweto.

Jub Jub appeal bid denied

2013-02-07 13:33

Applications by Jub Jub Maarohanye and his co-accused Themba Tshabalala to appeal their murder convictions have been denied by the Protea Magistrate's Court.

Court fills up for Jub Jub appeal

2013-02-07 10:14

The Protea Magistrate's Court is filling up ahead of the appeal by Molemo Jub Jub Maarohanye and Themba Tshabalala against their 25-year jail terms.

Jub Jub suicide claims rubbished

2012-12-21 11:09

The family of Molemo "Jub Jub" Maarohanye has denied claims that he tried to commit suicide in prison.

Jub Jub to appeal 25-year sentence

2012-12-05 19:00

Molemo "Jub Jub" Maarohanye will appeal after a 25-year effective sentence was handed down in the Protea Magistrates' Court.

Jub Jub has potential - lawyer

2012-12-05 14:39

Jub Jub Maarohanye can use his social status to make a difference in society and should be given a suspended sentence, his lawyer has told the Protea Magistrate's Court.

Jub Jub 'not a threat to society'

2012-12-05 11:08

Convicted murderer Jub Jub Maarohanye does not pose an ongoing danger to society, a forensic psychiatrist has testified during sentencing procedures.

Jub Jub sentencing postponed

2012-11-30 12:31

Sentencing of convicted murderers Molemo "Jub Jub" Maarohanye and Themba Tshabalala has been postponed in the Protea Magistrate's Court.

Hawks spokesperson Polela suspended

2012-11-08 08:34

Police have confirmed that Hawks spokesperson McIntosh Polela has been suspended, three weeks after making a controversial reference to prison rape on Twitter.


Drum must apologise to 'Jub Jub' over prison sex article

2014-09-03 18:55

The Press Ombudsman has ordered Drum magazine to publish front page apologies to convicted murderer Molemo "Jub Jub" Maarohanye and Zenith Mia.

Families relieved as Jub Jub loses appeal

2013-02-07 17:40

The public gallery of a Soweto courtroom has celebrated as Molemo "Jub Jub" Maarohanye's bid to appeal against his murder conviction and sentence was denied.

Jub Jub appeal based on 2 factors

2013-02-07 12:30

Jub Jub Maarohanye's lawyer says his appeal against his murder conviction and sentence is based on two factors: the law, and the doctrine of common purpose.

Jub Jub applies for leave to appeal

2013-02-07 07:47

An application by musician Molemo "Jub Jub" Maarohanye for leave to appeal his 20 year sentence for murder and attempted murder will be heard in the Protea Magistrate's Court.

Outcry over 'insulting' Jub Jub sentence

2012-12-05 22:19

Relatives of the schoolchildren Molemo "Jub Jub" Maarohanye killed and injured in his car accident are upset over the musician's 25-year jail sentence.

Jub Jub gets 20 years for murder

2012-12-05 17:52

The Protea Magistrate's Court has sentenced musician Molemo "Jub Jub" Maarohanye and Themba Tshabalala to 20 years imprisonment each for murder.

I don't want to go to prison - Jub Jub

2012-12-05 12:28

An emotional Jub Jub Maarohanye has testified during sentencing procedures that life in prison is not good, and that he'll never be able to undo what has happened.

Families gather for Jub Jub sentencing

2012-12-05 10:35

Family members of the schoolchildren killed and injured in the car crash involving musician Molemo "Jub Jub" Maarohanye have arrived at court for sentencing.

Jub Jub gets high-profile lawyer

2012-11-28 16:14

Molemo "Jub Jub" Maarohanye has secured the services of a high-profile lawyer who defended ex-Blue Bull Bees Roux following the death of Tshwane metro police officer

Jub Jub appeal fails

2012-11-07 12:34

An appeal for an extension of bail by convicted murderer, singer Molemo "Jub Jub" Maarohanye, has been denied by the South Gauteng High Court.

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