Do parents get to decide on their own wellbeing if they have small children who are dependent on the parent's survival?
Mogoeng's statement was by far the most sustained and tenacious defence of the judicial institution by a sitting chief justice.
The refusal to listen to the voices of others is a fundamental threat to constitutional democracy.
In handing J Arthur Brown a 15-year jail term, the appeal court restored the reputation of the administration of justice and issued a clear warning.
CCMA and Competition Commission decisions are binding, so organs of state must have cogent reasons for rejecting Thuli Madonsela's recommendations.
Elements of judgments in Sanral and 'spy tapes' cases do not accord with principle of open justice.
Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng's bold declaration of his religious beliefs is, in fact, conducive to judicial impartiality.
The public needs a comprehensive and clear report on all issues pertaining to Marikana, and as soon as possible.
Threats to curtail press freedom by way of legislation, such as the Protection of State Information Bill, could well be extended in Zuma's next term.
The recent decision of the Supreme Court of Appeal in the appeal involving the prosecution of Richard Mduli may have far-reaching implications.