Comments made by high court judge Mabel Jansen caused a storm on social media this week after she said rape was part of black South Africans' culture.
Pretoria high court Judge Mabel Jansen caused a storm on social media after racist comments she made about black people and rape came to light.
Surely the two judges cannot expect their very own judicial colleagues at the Constitutional Court to change an obviously correct precedent?
Raging political battles have spilled over into interviews for positions on the Bench.
The Zuma case tops the billing, followed by decisions about Hlophe and Pistorius
Dikgang Moseneke gave the latest Judicial Service Commission interviews an air of sensitivity and grace.
A heated exchange between candidate Shyam Gyanda and JSC commissioner Julius Malema explored the touchy issue of ethnicity, race and Africanness.
Real solutions to deal with the underlying causes of skewed gender demographics must be found.
The Judicial Service Commission plans to interview five candidates for key positions – and all of them are women.
Only three of the 20 candidates being interviewed for vacancies in South Africa's higher courts are women.
Despite plans to appoint more women to the Bench, the decision not to grant a woman judge a transfer has called the judiciary's equity into question.
The new Judicial Service Commission is committed to fulfilling its Constitutional obligations and doesn't just go for the most obvious choices.
The commission is big on transformation and gender equality, but it was not swayed by a mother who said she had to move because of her children.
The recommendation for the judge president post of the high court in the Free State comes as candidates bemoan gender issues in the legal profession.
Efforts to promote gender equality in the JSC are being stalled by obstacles such as the "boys club", foiling hopes for gender transformation.
ConCourt judges Bess Nkabinde and Chris Jafta have, in an unprecedented move, raised a constitutional objection to the Judicial Conduct Committee.
The Judicial Service Committee has recommended seven women to various positions on the Bench, in an attempt to aid gender transformation.
The Judicial Service Commission has rejected reports that it ignored a complaint by litigants against Deputy Chief Justice Dikgang Moseneke.
Chief justice Mogoeng Mogoeng has taken the lead with rigorous and focused questions on transformation of the Judicial Service Commission.