North Gauteng High Court

Clive Derby-Lewis continues bid for medical parole
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The special motion is due to be heard in the North Gauteng High Court. Derby-Lewis' application for parole has already been rejected several times. He has served just about 20 years of his life sentence after he was convicted for conspiracy to murder …

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Our right to learn is under siege
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The Department of Basic Education appealed a May 2014 North Gauteng High Court ruling prescribing strict deadlines for textbook delivery to schools. The Supreme Court of Appeal is due to hear the case later this year. The lawsuit began in May 2012 …

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Tomorrow's news today: RAF, school tablets and Boxing SA
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Parents are up in arms over the Gauteng education department's decision to recall tablets from schools because, they claim, they were not consulted. Last week, Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi said he was recalling the 88 000 tablets that were …

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Hewitt might walk
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The North Gauteng High Court convicted Hewitt of raping Sheehan and former South African Theresa Tolken, who now lives in New Zealand, and of the sexual assault of a third woman who may not be named. Louw was supposed to have testified at the time …

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Foreigners arrested in 'Operation Fiela' to meet with lawyers
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Legal watchdogs Lawyers for Human Rights today secured a court order interdicting the deportation of those arrested at the Johannesburg Methodist Church on Friday last week. LHR approached the North Gauteng High Court late last week with an urgent …

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No tax on SA's flying doctor – court
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The SA Red Cross Air Mercy Service Trust was a welfare organisation and did not have to pay VAT on its services, the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria has ruled. The trust approached the court for relief after the SA Revenue Service (Sars) ruled two …

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Judge calls for assisted suicide
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It was high time the legislature gave serious consideration to introducing a bill allowing assisted suicide, a North Gauteng High Court judge said in Pretoria yesterday. Handing down reasons for ruling Cape Town advocate Robin Stransham-Ford had the …

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Euthanasia ruling 'huge victory' for Dignity SA
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An emotional Dignity SA member Patsy Schongevel with a picture of her son Craig who commited suicide as he did not have the right to assisted suicide after living in pain with neurofibromatosis. Dignity SA was pickiting outside the North Gauteng High …

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Four held with over 2 000 cartons of illegal cigarettes
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28 April 2015 at 07:55 by News24.com – Four men were arrested in Pretoria after they were found in possession of 2 302 cartons of allegedly illegal cigarettes, Gauteng police said. 0 comments. 0 Comments … They got to the scene and saw the two …

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Quiet! – State attorney to Comair CEO
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The case was initially lodged in 2013 and will be heard in the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria on May 5-7. Comair confirmed the request and Venter's decision that was taken on advice of Comair's legal team, to adhere to it and withdraw from the …

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Expelled EFF MPs lose court bid
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Pretoria – EFF members are to be sworn in as Members of Parliament on Tuesday after four expelled MPs lost their application for an urgent interdict. Judge Eben Jordaan on Monday ruled in the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria that an urgent …

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DA: Zuma's court papers don't deal with merits of the case
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The DA's says Zuma's responding court papers don't answer the main questions against him. DA leader Helen Zille stands outside the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria with the so-called Zuma spy tapes on 4 September 2014. Picture: Vumani …

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Ntlemeza & Nhleko should be charged with contempt- Glynnis Breytenbach
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Ntlemeza was also the subject of a scathing judgement by the North Gauteng High Court last month that the he was "biased, dishonest and lacking in integrity and honour". The judge added that the suspension of Gauteng Hawks Boss, Shadrack Sibiya, was …

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Court orders review of debt service charges
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The National Credit Regulator (NCR) has until the end of May to propose changes to the monthly service fees lenders can charge on credit agreements that has been capped at R50 since 2006, a judge has ruled. Following an urgent application brought by …

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'Strike Jiba, Mrwebi off the roll'
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In an application lodged at the North Gauteng High Court, the Bar Council has accused Jiba, Mrwebi and North Gauteng Director of Public Prosecutions Mzinyathi of not being “fit and proper to continue practising as advocates” as well as unethical and …

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McBride: Police officials connived with syndicates
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These members are suspected of abusing their positions to protect certain criminal syndicates… or turning a blind eye to their nefarious activities , he said in court papers filed against Police Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko in the North Gauteng High …

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POLITICAL WEEK AHEAD: DA in court in Western Cape and Gauteng
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VARIOUS court cases look set to dominate news coverage this week, with the Democratic Alliance (DA) in court in both the Western Cape and Gauteng. The North Gauteng High Court is expected to determine a timeline for hearing the DA's legal battle to …

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Girl, 16, raped by brother-in-law
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Acting North Gauteng High Court judges A van Niekerk and J Kruger confirmed the father's conviction on a charge of rape, but replaced his life sentence with a 15-year jail term in 2013. The 40-year-old father in 2010 pleaded guilty to raping his 15 …

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Emotions high outside Aurora court
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Pretoria – Former Aurora mine workers protested outside the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria on Monday, demanding payment. Solidarity general-secretary Gideon du Plessis said the workers have been “frustrated for the past two years”. “Aurora has …

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McBride matter not urgent: High Court judge
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McBride's lawyer Steven Budlender confirmed that McBride had not yet been suspended and that, according to discussions in Chambers, it was agreed he would not be suspended until judgment was delivered. He asked the court to declare the minister's …

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Tax case delay buys Malema time
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PRETORIA – The finalisation of the sequestration case against Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema was once again postponed in the North Gauteng High Court on Monday. The Pretoria court last year ordered the controversial politician …

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