Does land reform still matter in South Africa?
/ 29 November 2023

Does land reform still matter in South Africa?

It is this generation’s obligation to find a new path that will ensure the injustices of the past are undone

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Rape law challenge driven by emotion, ego – justice ministry
/ 29 March 2023

Rape law challenge driven by emotion, ego – justice ministry

The department is opposing a bid to declare unconstitutional the defence a rape accused can use — that they believed the victim had consented

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Ramaphosa is wrong on the law, load-shedding litigants say
/ 3 March 2023

Ramaphosa is wrong on the law, load-shedding litigants say

Only the government — not Eskom or municipalities — can address load-shedding by building more capacity and ensuring sufficient supply, the parties said

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Eskom: interdicting necessary tariff hike will be catastrophic for the country
/ 22 February 2023

Eskom: interdicting necessary tariff hike will be catastrophic for the country

Power utility says the high court challenge to the increase is flawed in law, and could mean more load-shedding, or worse, a credit default

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Public protector has completed Ramaphosa’s Phala Phala inquiry
/ 24 January 2023

Public protector has completed Ramaphosa’s Phala Phala inquiry

An interim report will be sent to President Cyril Ramaphosa for comment on the findings

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Walus, Zuma: Judges are not intimidated
/ 9 December 2022

Walus, Zuma: Judges are not intimidated

The courts must be commended for upholding the law, but the Ngcobo report brings a new challenge

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Mkhwebane’s suspension rests on facts, not optics, Concourt hears
/ 24 November 2022

Mkhwebane’s suspension rests on facts, not optics, Concourt hears

Advocate for the president tells the apex court the high court finding that her suspension was retaliation was refuted by the ample grounds for the decision

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Can courts choose between the law and its consequences?
/ 4 November 2022

Can courts choose between the law and its consequences?

Judicial officers swear to administer justice ‘without fear, favour or prejudice’, but must consider the needs of society and what is practically doable

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DA appeals Mkhwebane ruling, Ramaphosa about to do same
/ 12 September 2022

DA appeals Mkhwebane ruling, Ramaphosa about to do same

The official opposition says the high court was wrong to conclude that the suspension was rushed and tainted by bias

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