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20 March 2014 5:19 PM Rapist dad’s life sentence upheld

March 20 2014 at 07:18pm By SAPA Bloemfontein - A Limpopo man's life sentence for raping his 14-year-old daughter was confirmed by the Supreme Court of Appeal on Thursday. “One can rightly ask what could be considered more heinous than the rape of a child by a father,” the judgment read. The unanimous judgment, by a panel of three judges, found the high court 26

20 March 2014 5:34 AM ConCourt to hear SAPS appeal

The Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) had ruled in November last year in favour of Lt-Col Renate Barnard and the union. Barnard had twice applied unsuccessfully for the position of superintendent within the then National Evaluation Services, which deals with complaints by the public and by public officials concerning the broad spectrum of police services 48

28 February 2014 3:25 PM Jobless magistrate loses appeal

February 28 2014 at 05:23pm By Andre Grobler Bloemfontein - The Supreme Court of Appeal found against a Randburg magistrate on Friday who sued his employers for loss of income after he resigned due to problems with his boss. The SCA upheld an appeal by the minister of justice and constitutional development against an award for damages of more than R9.4 million 27

14 January 2014 9:43 AM Cops take affirmative action case to Concourt

January 14 2014 at 11:40am By SAPA Johannesburg - The SA Police Service (SAPS) will take the Lt-Col Renate Barnard affirmative action case to the Constitutional Court, it said on Tuesday. Lt-Gen Solomon Makgale confirmed that the police were applying for leave to appeal. Trade union Solidarity, which represents Barnard, said it was served court papers 41

21 December 2013 2:00 PM Modimolle Monster’s appeal bid fails

December 21 2013 at 02:15pm By SAPA Johannesburg - Convicted killer Johan Kotze was denied leave to appeal against his guilty verdict in the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA), Beeld reported on Saturday. Appeal judges Mohamed Navsa and Malcolm Wallis unanimously rejected the appeal. “There is no prospect of success in the appeal and there is no other compelling 89

12 December 2013 6:13 PM ConCourt upholds credit defaul judgment

December 12 2013 at 08:05pm By Getrude Makhafola Johannesburg - The Constitutional Court has upheld a default judgment against a couple who breached a debt restructuring order. There were no grounds to interfere with the High Court in Johannesburg's refusal to rescind the order, the Constitutional Court held on Thursday. In April 2010, a debt rearrangement 52

30 November 2013 5:45 PM Social grants tender invalid: ConCourt

November 29 2013 at 04:47pm By SAPA Bloemfontein - The Constitutional Court on Friday ruled that the awarding of the multi-billion rand social grants administration contract to Cash Paymaster Services (CPS) is invalid. AllPay Consolidated Investment Holdings (Pty) Ltd took the matter to the country's highest court after it lost the tender to CPS. The tender 95

28 November 2013 4:36 PM Top cop wins discrimination appeal

November 28 2013 at 02:31pm By SAPA Bloemfontein - The SA Police Service has clearly discriminated against Lt-Col Renate Barnard on the basis of race, the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) held on Thursday. The SCA upheld an appeal against a decision of the Labour Appeal Court (LAC) that overturned a decision of the Labour Court. The Labour Court held that Barnard 57

26 November 2013 5:31 PM Eden Park eviction order not just

November 26 2013 at 07:28pm By SAPA Bloemfontein - It would not be just and equitable to order the eviction of residents of Eden Park Extension Five, on the East Rand, the Supreme Court of Appeal ruled on Tuesday. The SCA upheld a decision by the High Court in Johannesburg that the Ekurhuleni municipality and the Gauteng housing department had failed 44

26 November 2013 5:06 PM DA loses Kouga appointments appeal

November 26 2013 at 07:02pm By SAPA Bloemfontein - The Supreme Court of Appeal dismissed a DA appeal on Tuesday for a review of the appointment of senior managers at the Kouga municipality. The Democratic Alliance had challenged the Eastern Cape municipality’s appointment of several directors on the grounds that this was against the requirements of the Municipal 37