Henri van Breda loses third attempt to appeal conviction, sentence

2019-05-22 17:15

Supreme Court of Appeal Judge President Mandisa Maya has dismissed triple axe murderer Henri van Breda's latest application for leave to appeal his conviction and sentence.

Vrede dairy farm: DA feels 'vindicated' by court ruling on Public Protector

2019-05-20 14:36

The DA says it feels vindicated after the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria ruled that Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane had failed in her duties to investigate and report on the controversial Vrede dairy project in the Free State.

District Six: Land minister ordered to appear in court after failure to comply with court order

2019-04-17 13:23

Rural Development and Land Reform Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane has to personally appear in court on May 17 to explain her failure to comply with a court order regarding the development of District Six for land claimants.

'I don't want anything from him, except to know what happened to my child' - Orderick Lucas’s mom

2019-04-09 16:43

Melvin Volkwyn is accused of kidnapping Davedine Lucas' 22-month-old son Orderick, whose body was found in a drain last week.

Egypt military court upholds sentence against former auditor

2019-03-03 14:51

An Egyptian lawyer says a military appeals court has upheld a five-year sentence against the country's former for disseminating false news against the military.

Alleged wife killer Rob Packham denied leave to appeal bail cancellation

2019-02-27 17:29

Rob Packham, who stands accused of killing his wife Gill last year, has lost his application for leave to appeal the Western Cape High Court's decision to cancel his bail.

More delays in Bo-Kaap case: 'The wheels of justice turn, but they turn slowly', says judge

2019-02-25 20:27

Bo-Kaap residents were visibly distressed outside the Western Cape High Court when proceedings between them and construction company Blok were delayed.

Comair awarded R1.1bn in final competition settlement with SAA

2019-02-15 16:25

Comair has reached a final settlement with SAA regarding a case relating to SAA's incentive schemes for travel agents from 14 years ago.

Omotoso judge agrees to recuse himself

2019-02-06 20:28

The rape trial of pastor Timothy Omotoso is set to take a twist as Judge Mandela Makaula is set recuse himself from the matter in March.

3 men appear in court for murder of ANC Umlazi councillor

2018-12-19 20:20

Three men accused of the murder of an ANC councillor in Umlazi, south of Durban, have made their first appearance in the Umlazi Magistrate's Court.


Mkhwebane considers appealing ruling setting aside Estina report

2019-05-20 21:24

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane is considering appealing the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria's ruling of setting aside her Estina Dairy Farm Project report, her office has said.

Alleged child abuser leaves court under police guard

2019-05-07 14:47

Police have escorted a caregiver from the Oberholzer Magistrate's Court, where an angry mob of protesters have been waiting for her after her appearance in connection with child abuse allegations.

Wife killer Jason Rohde denied application for leave to appeal

2019-04-16 10:10

Property mogul Jason Rohde's application for leave to appeal his conviction and sentence for the murder of his wife Susan Rohde has been dismissed in the Western Cape High Court.

Mamelodi taxi boss accused of running extortion racket drops bail bid, wants to head to high court

2019-03-16 22:13

Mamelodi taxi boss Vusi "Khekhe" Mathibela, will not be pursuing his bail application but demands that a high court declare his arrest unlawful and set him free.

Man arrested after woman found stabbed in suspected house break-in

2019-02-27 19:01

A murder suspect arrested on the same day a woman was found dead in her Vredendal house is expected in the Vredendal Magistrate’s Court once charged.

Why alleged wife killer Rob Packham feels his bail should not have been cancelled

2019-02-26 14:25

The State relied on speculation, hearsay and a "haphazard" police investigation when it applied to have alleged wife killer Rob Packham's bail cancelled, the Western Cape High Court has heard.

Eastern Cape lawyer accused of defrauding health dept of R30m, granted bail

2019-02-15 22:30

An Eastern Cape lawyer, who is accused of defrauding the Department of Health to the tune of R30m through the submission of false negligence claims on behalf of mothers, has been released on R80 000 bail.


2019-02-12 10:57

An 18 year-old teen appeared in Court after she stabbed her uncle for cutting her clothes during an argument!

Ghosn's fresh indictment pulls him deeper into legal quagmire

2019-01-11 15:58

Carlos Ghosn’s chances of getting out of jail anytime soon took a serious blow on Friday after he was indicted for a second time by Japanese prosecutors building their case against the fallen car executive, who was detained almost two months ago

Hey JZ – here are some options to fund your legal bill

2018-12-14 11:23

From crowd-funding to getting a job, Bruce Whitfield has a couple of proposals.

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