Minister supports Dewani Judge

2014-12-06 20:09

Justice Minister Michael Masutha will not take action over a petition calling for the recusal of the judge presiding over British businessman Shrien Dewani's murder trial.

CCMA applauds SCA judgment

2013-09-25 16:19

The CCMA has declared a Supreme Court of Appeal ruling a victory for ensuring equal and affordable access to justice.

NDPP, SIU head soon - Radebe

2013-02-24 22:04

Appointments to the vacant posts of National Director of Public Prosecutions and head of the Special Investigating Unit will be made soon, Justice Minister Jeff Radebe says.

Morocco judge fights re-deployment

2012-02-07 20:57

A Moroccan judge has described a government decision to transfer him to a remote mountain town as revenge.

Blaze closes Pretoria Magistrate's Court

2010-10-27 21:23

A blaze that ripped through the third floor of the Pretoria Magistrate's Court has brought the wheels of justice to a halt.

How to die: Injection or bullet

2010-04-12 21:18

A US death row inmate has less than two weeks to decide whether he would prefer to die at the mercy of a firing squad or a lethal injection.

Armed 'robbers' escape court

2010-02-16 20:23

Two men on trial for armed robbery have escaped from the Free State High Court after overpowering two police officers.

Still no justice for Warrior dog buried alive by school principal

2014-09-18 14:15

A school principal who buried a live stray dog has still not been brought to justice.


Mdluli not charged with murder again

2014-06-18 20:05

A charge of murder and attempted murder relating to the 1999 killing of Oupa Ramogibe will not be reinstated against former crime intelligence boss Richard Mdluli.

Magistrates threaten to go on strike

2013-03-11 10:32

Magistrate's courts across the country are facing a total shutdown as magistrates threaten to go on strike if their salaries are not adjusted, according to a report.

CDP defends Mogoeng's values

2012-03-17 21:07

Liberals and atheists are keeping their eyes on Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng waiting for him to do something objectionable, says the President of the Christian Democratic Party.

World prosecutors meet in Sierra Leone

2011-05-12 19:17

Prosecutors from the six international UN-backed courts are to meet in Freetown to look at best practices and how to close the tribunals when their work is done.

New R18m house for Chief Justice

2010-04-16 07:48

Tax payers have had to shell out R18m for a new house for Chief Justice Sandile Ngcobo, while his predecessor's luxury Houghton home stands empty.

Madonsela, law bodies join hands

2010-03-03 20:02

In a bid to broaden access to justice, the office of Public Protector Thuli Madonsela and legal professional bodies will work together.

IFP to sue Zuma over pardons

2009-09-30 15:48

The IFP has instructed its lawyers to start legal action against President Jacob Zuma for a six-year delay in the application of 384 presidential pardons.

SA women unsafe due to low conviction rates

2014-12-02 09:21

Why do only 1 in 5 women trust the police? Perhaps because only 4% of reported sexual offences get a conviction.

PETITION: 11 year old “willing” rape victim

2014-08-13 15:37

In the face of criminal injustice, especially violence against women, the DPP must appeal.

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