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High court tells Trillian: ‘Pay back the Eskom money’

The Gupta-linked company has been ordered to repay embattled power utility Eskom

The phrase ‘Gupta-linked’ has no content in law — Trillian counsel

Eskom’s battle to recover monies it paid to Trillian, established by Eric Wood and Salim Essa kicked off at the high court this week

Bosasa tells court: We are being hijacked by liquidators

Bosasa wants the decision to place the company under voluntary liquidation, should be declared null and void

Zuma expected to file papers seeking a permanent stay of prosecution

Zuma's counsel argued that the case had a 17-year history and that it would be impossible for them to prepare in a month

Zondo to decide on Gupta, Duduzane Zuma applications to cross examine

After Barbara Hogan’s testimony was postponed indefinitely, the commission will meet to hear Zondo’s decision on key cross-examination applications

#StateCaptureInquiry: Duduzane Zuma refuses to testify

Duduzane Zuma's lawyer says his client won't testify as long as he faces criminal charges

#StateCaptureInquiry: Guptas won’t subject themselves to ‘reckless’ authorities

Ajay Gupta's lawyer has argued that the Guptas will not expose themselves to authorities like the Hawks and NPA

Lawyer questions motives around Breytenbach affair claims

Imperial Crown Trading lawyer has denied he and his legal team suggested advocate Mike Hellens had an affair with prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach.

Advocate may sue NPA over Breytenbach affair ‘lies’

Joburg advocate Mike Hellens SC intends to sue the NPA and other parties for suggesting that he and prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach had an affair.

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