Fear, loathing and a missing Porsche: The case that could see Hlophe’s lawyer jailed

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Attorney Barnabas Xulu Xulu last month laid a gross judicial misconduct complaint against Judge Owen Rogers and ten other judges with the Judicial Service Commission,. Photo: Gallo
Attorney Barnabas Xulu Xulu last month laid a gross judicial misconduct complaint against Judge Owen Rogers and ten other judges with the Judicial Service Commission,. Photo: Gallo

A saga involving Western Cape Judge President John Hlophe's lawyer, Barnabas Xulu, starkly illustrates the dysfunction of the Western Cape High Court, and how he is trying to use the JSC to lay complaints against judges who have decided against him, writes Karyn Maughan.

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