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Court reserves judgement in Matatiele case
Court reserves judgement in Matatiele case
Judgement in the cross-boundary municipality case involving residents of Matatiele -- a town bordering the Eastern Cape and KwaZulu-Natal -- was...
Water rights reduced to a trickle
Water rights reduced to a trickle
The Constitutional Court has a responsibility to develop the meaning of all the rights in the Bill of Rights, no less so socioeconomic rights such...
Phiri ruling is a lost opportunity
Phiri ruling is a lost opportunity
Ever since the Constitutional Court delivered its judgment in Grootboom (the first constitutional case dealing with the right to housing), critics...
Landmark judgment in favour of poor
Landmark judgment in favour of poor
In a major legal victory for poor people's rights to housing and shelter, the Constitutional Court this week struck down the KwaZulu-Natal Slums...
Concourt's heavy burden
Concourt's heavy burden
The appointments to the Constitutional Court will assume office confronted by, arguably, greater challenges than those the original court faced....
Sitting in judgment
Sitting in judgment
One's first instinct, on reading the shortlist of candidates for the four vacancies on the Constitutional Court, is simply to sigh with relief that...
No place for Hlophe on Concourt shortlist
No place for Hlophe on Concourt shortlist
The Judicial Service Commission (JSC) on Tuesday finalised its shortlist of the seven judges for four posts on the Constitutional Court.
Satchwell makes her case at JSC interviews
Satchwell makes her case at JSC interviews
High Court Judge Kathy Satchwell dealt swiftly with a complaint that her sexuality made her an unsuitable candidate for the Constitutional Court,...
Judge Jafta revisits Hlophe controversy
Judge Jafta revisits Hlophe controversy
Supreme Court of Appeal Judge Chris Jafta had to go over the controversy involving his friend, Western Cape Judge President John Hlophe, yet again...
Ngcobo: Constitutional Court judges must have courage
Ngcobo: Constitutional Court judges must have courage
Chief Justice nominee Judge Sandile Ngcobo said the Judicial Service Commission would have to appoint people of courage to the Constitutional...
D-Day for Concourt candidates
D-Day for Concourt candidates
Intense lobbying has produced clear frontrunners for the four Constitutional Court positions that will open up when Chief Justice Pius Langa and...
Another judge withdraws from JSC Concourt interviews
Another judge withdraws from JSC Concourt interviews
A third candidate to fill vacancies on the Constitutional Court bench has withdrawn, Business Day reported on Thursday.

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