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Chief Justice Conundrum
Monday, August 29, 2011 - 13:23

President Zuma recently nominated Constitutional Court Judge Mogoeng Mogoeng as the nation

DGRU makes submission to parliament
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 - 12:35

On 26 July, the public were invited to make submissions on the draft Judges

DGRU participates in APRM civil society report
Friday, July 8, 2011 - 13:05

DGRU researchers contributed to the African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) civil society report which was launched in June

DGRU note on the Public Protector
Thursday, July 7, 2011 - 17:34

Press reports of the possible impending arrest of Public Protector Thuli Madonsela have inevitably invited speculation about the timing of the possible arrest, in light of the Protector

Podcast of Chief Justice Ngcobo's talk
Tuesday, April 19, 2011 - 12:44

From 4-7 April, the DGRU hosted its annual "Constitution Week" events

Visit the podcasts section for audio extracts of Chief Justice Ngcobo's presentation.

Public Interest Litigation Conference
Friday, April 15, 2011 - 15:16

The DGRU and CASAC will be hosting a conference on Public Interest Litigation on 16 May at UCT

Constitution Week 2011
Monday, April 11, 2011 - 15:38

The DGRU hosted its annual Constitution Week, a series of events during the week of 04- 07 April 2011 to celebrate the Constitutional Court and its proud record of upholding human rights.

Report on JSC interviews October 2010
Wednesday, March 2, 2011 - 16:13

Under the active leadership of the new Chief Justice the judiciary has entered a new phase. While his predecessors understandably focused on the Constitutional Court during its formative years, the new Chief Justice is eager to strengthen the capacity of the judicial arm of govern itself effectively and accountably, in order that confidence in the rule of the law can be maintained.

DGRU comment on the JSC Amendment Act
Wednesday, December 8, 2010 - 17:06

The Judicial Service Commission Amendment Act 20 of 2008 came into force on 1 June 2010. The Act is of great significance for the governance of the judiciary. In this note, we highlight some of its most important aspects.

Submission to the JSC on candidates for appointment Oct 2010
Friday, October 15, 2010 - 15:41

In September 2010, the DGRU was approached by the Chief Justice as the head of the Judicial Service Commission, and requested to prepare a research report on the judicial track record of candidates for judicial appointment to be interviewed by the commissioners in October 2010.

Submission to DOJCD on Constitutional Amendments
Tuesday, July 27, 2010 - 12:25

The DOJCD recently announced proposed amendments to the Constitution.

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