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Eight years on and the Hlophe case takes another turn

Surely the two judges cannot expect their very own judicial colleagues at the Constitutional Court to change an obviously correct precedent?

It’s time to bring the long-running Hlophe saga to an end

It is to be hoped that Constitutional Court justices Bess Nkabinde and Chris Jafta will accept the latest judgment and not prolong the case.

Nkabinde and Jafta object to conduct committee investigating Hlope

ConCourt judges Bess Nkabinde and Chris Jafta have, in an unprecedented move, raised a constitutional objection to the Judicial Conduct Committee.

Hlophe tribunal postponed indefinitely

The tribunal hearing into John Hlophe has been postponed following judges Chris Jafta and Bess Nkabinde's request for exclusion from the hearing.

Jafta, Nkabinde: Let us be excused from Hlophe tribunal

Constitutional Court judges Chris Jafta and Bess Nkabinde have asked to be excused from appearing and testifying at Judge John Hlophe's tribunal.

Tribunal clears way for Hlophe hearing to continue

The judicial tribunal probing Western Cape judge president John Hlophe's conduct will continue after objections about its validity were dismissed.

Moseneke could face scrutiny in Hlophe trial

Justice Dikgang Moseneke's role in the complaint of misconduct against Cape Judge President John Hlophe could be scrutinised if the trial continues.

JSC still to decide how to handle Hlophe matter

The JSC is still deciding what to do about John Hlophe's alleged bid to influence ConCourt judges over corruption charges against President Zuma.

Judgment reserved in ConCourt’s Hlophe case

The Constitutional Court has reserved judgment in a preliminary hearing on a conflict of interest from a misconduct complaint against John Hlophe.

ConCourt to hear Hlophe-related argument

The ConCourt will on Tuesday hear an application related to a complaint against Western Cape Judge President John Hlophe from three years ago.

Why the ConCourt couldn’t hear Hlophe case

The Constitutional Court has handed down reasons for the postponement of the hearing of two cases involving Western Cape Judge President John Hlophe.

Judging Hlophe

More revelations surfaced this week about Cape Judge President John Hlophe's alleged attempt to influence Constitutional Court judges.

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R2.3bn VBS trial expected to only begin in 2022

The state is expected to request a 16 week-long trial, as delays stymie progress in the saga.

Eastern Cape citizens don’t have to visit the labour department for UIF

This measure, aimed at slowing the spread of Covid-19, may shortly be introduced in other regions.

VBS case delays cause massive frustration

A certificate is needed from the head of the NPA for more arrests to be made

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