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News

Sunday, 20 June 2021
Legal urgency - by Chris Oxtoby

DGRU senior researcher Chris Oxtoby wrote an op – ed in the Financial Mail on the appointment of South Africa’s next Chief Justice.

Publication Date:
Fri, 18 Jun 2021 - 11:00
JIA Newsletter #20/2021 - 12 June 2021

In this edition of the Justice in Action newsletter

- Former Chief Justices join row over Kenya President’s appointment of selected judges only

- Magistrate correct to have woman imprisoned for contempt over child access - Lesotho high court

- Judicial appointments’ problems spread like a virus

Publication Date:
Sat, 12 Jun 2021 - 07:45
JIA Newsletter #19/2021 - 5 June 2021

In this edition of the Justice in Action newsletter

- Scrap colonial era common law crime of sodomy, urges Namibia's law reform commission

- Kenya court says no more 'jobs for pals', sets aside 130 appointments

Publication Date:
Sat, 05 Jun 2021 - 07:45
JIA Newsletter #18/2021 - 29 May 2021

In this edition of the Justice in Action newsletter

- From the team of Justice in Africa

- Application that Zim’s former CJ be found in contempt of court

- Warnings offered by Zambian land expropriation case

Publication Date:
Sat, 29 May 2021 - 07:45

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