Judicial Service Commission

 
Judge Motata escaped impeachment - here's why
Judge Motata escaped impeachment - here's why
Nkola Motata’s case is the closest democratic South Africa has come to impeaching a judge, testing the as-yet unused provisions in...
Judge Motata cleared of impeachable conduct
Judge Motata cleared of impeachable conduct
The Judicial Service Commission (JSC) has cleared Judge Nkola Motata of impeachable conduct, going...
Mogoeng versus the magistrates
Mogoeng versus the magistrates
A fierce exchange between Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng and Chief Magistrate Daniel Thulare on Tuesday exposed tensions between the chief justice...
High court adds more women judges
High court adds more women judges
Sylvia Daniso’s father made the mistake of taking her along to meet his boss when he was applying for one of the university scholarships offered...
Zukisa Tshiqi: The quiet fighter
Zukisa Tshiqi: The quiet fighter
‘I can’t see you,” said the magistrate.
Why Justice Stevan Majiedt aspires to be like Pius Langa
Why Justice Stevan Majiedt aspires to be like Pius Langa
This week, President Cyril Ramaphosa made his first appointments to the Constitutional Court: Supreme Court of Appeal judges Zukisa...
Ramaphosa makes his first ConCourt appointments
Ramaphosa makes his first ConCourt appointments
President Cyril Ramaphosa has made his first appointments to South Africa’s highest court. Justices Zukisa Tshiqi and Steven Majiedt — both...
Are critics of the judiciary legitimate or dangerous?
Are critics of the judiciary legitimate or dangerous?
As a branch of government, the courts must naturally be accountable for the exercise of their power. The means of achieving their accountability must be balanced against their necessary independence....
Hlophe tribunal: Another year of uncertainty?
Hlophe tribunal: Another year of uncertainty?
It has been exactly a year since the judicial tribunal to investigate gross misconduct against Western Cape Judge President John Hlophe was...
Constitutional Court interviews turn into he-said-she-said
Constitutional Court interviews turn into he-said-she-said
The legal fraternity is not a unified community and rarely is there across-the-board support for a candidate seeking to be a judge. Yet the...
SCA tensions dominate at interviews
SCA tensions dominate at interviews
The Judicial Service Commission (JSC) this week heard that tensions among the judges of the Supreme Court of Appeal persist, with fresh allegations...
Supreme Court of Appeal still facing collegiality problems
Supreme Court of Appeal still facing collegiality problems
With the current batch of retirements at the Supreme Court of Appeal, the appeal court was losing 93 years of judicial experience, KwaZulu-Natal...

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