Serjeant at the Bar: The case against amalgamating the Constitutional and Supreme Court of Appeal

2019-10-29 05:00

The argument against the amalgamation of the Constitutional and Supreme Court of Appeal may have additional traction in that, within a year, the former has split twice 5:5 on the relevant law, writes Serjeant at the Bar.

‘Fraud is a cancer that is crippling our country’: Supreme Court of Appeal upholds 20-year jail sentence for ‘remorseful’ R5 million fraudster

2019-09-18 15:41

The Supreme Court of Appeal was not swayed by arguments that former Merseta employee Victor Kwenda is trying to pay back the millions he effectively stole from disadvantaged jobseekers.

Pit toilet death: Michael Komape case heads to Supreme Court of Appeal

2019-06-12 22:34

The case of five-year-old Michael Komape, who fell into a pit toilet at his school and drowned, is heading to the Supreme Court of Appeal.


The Supreme Court of Appeal has upheld a R1.7 million award to a widow from the security company that employed her husband’s murderer

2019-09-30 18:43

By creating the situation where its employee could abuse his power – ultimately leading to a robbery and murder where its duty was to guard – Stallion Security made itself liable for a widow's loss, the Supreme Court of Appeal says.

A BEE company that helped build Medupi and Kusile has turned a R20 million loan into R250 million – after a 5-year fight with its American partners

2019-09-09 14:28

A Supreme Court of Appeal judgment means BEE holding company Termico is due a payout of more than R250 million for its shares in DB Technologies, after years of legal action by American company SPX.

SCA ruling in Van Breda case is a victory for the public

2017-06-23 09:24

The SCA's ruling on the filming of Henri van Breda’s criminal trial is a landmark ruling and a bold step by the court in embracing new technology to promote open justice, writes Willem de Klerk.

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