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Public protector’s ‘mistakes’ were made to nail the president, court hears

Busisiwe Mkhwebane discarded facts that were inconvenient to her when she investigated the CR17 campaign, Cyril Ramaphosa’s lawyers argued

Court tests protector’s powers

In the Ramaphosa vs Mkhwebane case, the court has been asked to rein in the public protector

Advocates go toe-to-toe in Zuma case

A letter purportedly proving that a high-level meeting took place in 2003 to discuss Jacob Zuma’s prosecution is the latest twist in the case

Titans face off in banks case

Before the court battle over rand-rigging begins, the tribunal must settle a number of preliminary skirmishes

Forex hearings: Competition Commission accused of being ‘vexatious and unreasonable’

After numerous pre-hearings, the matter is finally being heard, well over a year after the Competition Commission referred the case to the tribunal

NPA boss must vacate office – ConCourt hears

Advocate for Freedom Under Law, Wim Trengove SC says any outcome that leaves Shaun Abrahams in office would make a mockery of the Constitution

IEC takes a Moseneke smackdown

The IEC’s convoluted legal position means it could leave municipal by-elections free to be stolen, writes Phillip de Wet.

Cosatu throws the book at Vavi with nine charges

From using Cosatu credit cards for flights to bringing the party into disrepute, Zwelinzima Vavi's charge sheet confirms that Cosatu wants him out.

Nkandla: Did Thuli Madonsela fall for public works’ spin?

Court affidavits suggest the public protector was not given all the documents that would allow for a comprehensive investigation.

Judges mull sex worker’s dismissal

A sacked Cape Town sex worker had three Labour Appeal Court judges on Thursday grappling with whether she was entitled to challenge her dismissal.

Scrap mention of political meddling, NPA tells court

Mbeki faces prospect of investigation if Nicholson ruling upheld, court hears.<a href="http://twitter.com/mailandguardian">Live Twitter tweets</a>

Trengove takes aim at Nicholson judgement

Decision not to prosecute Zuma, Shaik did not amount to a decision to never prosecute Zuma. <a href="http://twitter.com/mailandguardian">Twitter</a>

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