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Former president Jacob Zuma back in court

Former president Jacob Zuma is expected to make her another court appearance on Monday. Zuma is set to appear at the Pietermaritzburg magistrates court in the arms deal case. The case was remanded last month while Zuma approached the Constitutional Court, asking that the lead prosecutor, Advocate Billy Downer, recuse himself due to alleged bias.

  17 days ago ago
Former president Jacob Zuma back in court

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ZUMA'S LAWYERS MADE DANGEROUS THREATS: They told Judge Piet Koen that violent protests could kill.

This dilemma comes after Jacob Zuma's lawyers urged Judge Piet Koen to be "informed" of the violent upheaval that ensued following the former president's detention for contempt before deciding whether to postpone the former president's long-awaited corruption trial. The legal team emphasized that Zuma, as a former Head of State, does not and cannot condone the July unrest that ended in deadly violence and looting in the aftermath of his imprisonment for refusing to testify before the State Capture Inquiry.

  4 months ago ago
ZUMA'S LAWYERS MADE DANGEROUS THREATS: They told Judge Piet Koen that violent protests could kill.

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ZUMA TRIAL: Here is all you need to know about what went down in court today

The decade-long corruption trial involving former president Jacob Zuma remains marred by uncertainty. The case has been postponed several times due to legal challenges from Zuma. The Jacob Zuma trial has been to the 1st August 2022, pending the outcome of the SCA on his application for leave to appeal against the High Court’s dismissal of his bids to have state prosecutor advocate Billy Downer removed from the case.

  3 months ago ago
ZUMA TRIAL: Here is all you need to know about what went down in court today

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ZUMA TRIAL: Here is all you need to know about what went down in court

The decade-long corruption trial involving former South African president Jacob Zuma continues to be clouded by doubt. Multiple postponements have occurred due to legal challenges from Zuma. The trial of Jacob Zuma has been postponed until August 1, 2022, awaiting the decision of the Supreme Court of Appeal on his application for leave to appeal the High Court's denial of his attempts to have state prosecutor advocate Billy Downer removed from the case.

  3 months ago ago
ZUMA TRIAL: Here is all you need to know about what went down in court

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Jacob Zuma's trial has been POSTPONED AGAIN. Here is the reason. Will this case ever be held?

It was reported that the corruption trial case of the former president Jacob Zuma was expected to return today on Tuesday, to the Pietermaritzburg high court. It was supposed to be held long time ago, but then it was postponed to Tuesday 17 April, as Jacob Zuma's health was not good enough for him to attend the trial.

  3 months ago ago
Jacob Zuma's trial has been POSTPONED AGAIN. Here is the reason. Will this case ever be held?

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State, Zuma’s lawyers waiting for Judge Maya’s decision

DURBAN - FORMER president Jacob Zuma’s prison group is predicted in courtroom nowadays as discussions will once more flip to the previous president’s request to have state endorse Billy Downer recused from the case. Last month, Pietermaritzburg High Court Judge Piet Koen adjourned Zuma’s fingers deal trial, to allow Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) Judge President Mandisa Maya to determine on his reconsideration software.

  3 months ago ago
State, Zuma’s lawyers waiting for Judge Maya’s decision

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Mandela fraud accused hits brick wall

The judge in the Nelson Mandela funeral scandal has refused to step down. This comes after those who are being accused of siphoning millions had asked her to step down. The application “seemed to have been drafted in rather a hurry without proper consideration if only to preserve the proceedings of April 20 2022 in a vacuum,” said judge Igna Stretch as she refused Pumlani Mkolo’s application for her recusal in the Bhisho high court on Thursday.

  3 months ago ago
Mandela fraud accused hits brick wall

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Former President Jacob Zuma's Lawyers Gave a warning to the Judge

As indicated by News24, previous president Jacob Zuma's lawful group asked the Pietermaritzburg High Court to be "mindful" of the July 2021 uproars in thinking about whether to delay his Arms Deal-related defilement case. They let Judge Piet Koen know that the mobs in KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng that brought about the passings of in excess of 350 individuals "were part of the way spurred or started, to whatever degree, by a feeling of public shock at apparent unfairness and extraordinary treatment of Mr Zuma" by the Constitutional Court, which condemned him to jail for hatred.

  4 months ago ago
Former President Jacob Zuma's Lawyers Gave a warning to the Judge

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Former statesman Jacob Zuma’s corruption trial postponed again

Pietermaritzburg High Court Judge Piet Koen has conceded previous president Jacob Zuma's application to suspend his arms bargain preliminary until the following month, to permit the Supreme Court of Appeal President Mandisa Maya to settle on his reexamination application. Koen reported that May 17, 2022 would be planned for as a holding date for the continuation of the case, and in the event that the reevaluation application at the SCA was not concluded by then, the preliminary will reconvene so another date can be fixed.

  4 months ago ago
Former statesman Jacob Zuma’s corruption trial postponed again

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Victory for Zuma as court grants him his application

11 April 2022 By Sphe J Hadebe Former President Jacob Zuma tasted bit of victory on Monday over the court proceedings of his trial that was set to begin at the Pietermaritzburg High Court. Sadly, Msholozi was not at the court as his foundation, the Jacob Zuma Foundation informed the public that President Zuma has been hospitalized, therefore he will not be attending the trial.

  4 months ago ago
Victory for Zuma as court grants him his application

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Second unrest warning from Zuma

The former president of the Republic of South Africa and African National Congress, Jacob Zuma is one of politicians in the country with so many supporters. Last year when former president Jacob Zuma got arrested for defying the Constitutional Court which instructed him to appear before the Zondo commission of state capture, his supporters took it to streets demanding his release.

  4 months ago ago
Second unrest warning from Zuma

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SAD NEWS reported for Jacob Zuma

As Jacob Zuma and French fingers organization Thales go back to the Pietermaritzburg High Court on Monday, which is supposed to be the begin of the fingers deal trial, the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) said it's far worried by means of the former president’s delaying processes.

  4 months ago ago
SAD NEWS reported for Jacob Zuma

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State, Zuma’s lawyers waiting for Judge Maya’s decision

DURBAN - FORMER president Jacob Zuma's lawful group is normal in court today as conversations will again go to the previous president's solicitation to have state advocate Billy Downer recused from the case. Last month, Pietermaritzburg High Court Judge Piet Koen dismissed Zuma's arms bargain preliminary, to permit Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) Judge President Mandisa Maya to settle on his reexamination application.

  3 months ago ago
State, Zuma’s lawyers waiting for Judge Maya’s decision

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More delays in Zuma trial.

The hearing for the corruption case against former President Jacob Zuma has been rescheduled until August 1 at the Pietermaritzburg high court. The trial of former South African President Jacob Zuma has been delayed once again. Tuesday, May 17 was spent in the courtroom of the Pietermaritzburg High Court hearing the case.

  3 months ago ago
More delays in Zuma trial.

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Former President Jacob Zuma hospitalised

The Jacob Zuma Foundation informed the media as an afterthought lines of his debasement preliminary at the Pietermaritzburg High Court on Monday. It said Zuma was at present going through tests, yet didn't specify at which clinic. Zuma's and Thales arms bargain preliminary was back in the dock prior in the day.

  4 months ago ago
Former President Jacob Zuma hospitalised

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Things not looking good for Jacob Zuma after he was accused of doing this in court

On Monday the state hit back at the argument of former president Jacob Zuma's legal team at Pietermaritzburg High Court. The presiding judge Piet Koen said they have no real choice but to postpone his corruption trial against the backdrop of his appeal against the outcome of his special plea.

  4 months ago ago
Things not looking good for Jacob Zuma after he was accused of doing this in court

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SAD NEWS reported for Jacob Zuma

As Jacob Zuma and French arms organization Thales return to the Pietermaritzburg High Court on Monday, which should be the beginning of the arms bargain preliminary, the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) said it is worried by the previous president's postponing strategies. This comes after the Jacob Zuma Foundation on Sunday said Zuma's legal counselors will apply for a deferment in light of the fact that the 'conditions for a fair preliminary are non-existent'.

  4 months ago ago
SAD NEWS reported for Jacob Zuma

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Zuma won deferment today

Former president Jacob Zuma has prevailed in his application for a deferment of his criminal preliminary. While Pietermaritzburg high court judge Piet Koen said he would give his decision at 2pm, during contention prior he showed he had no carefulness not to consent to Zuma's application since he had an allure application forthcoming under the watchful eye of the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA).

  4 months ago ago
Zuma won deferment today

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Zuma’s trial delayed again.

The high court in Pietermaritzburg has decided to postpone the corruption case against former President Jacob Zuma until August. The trial of Jacob Zuma, who served as a former president of South Africa, has been delayed once again. On Tuesday, May 17, 2018, the subject was brought before the Pietermaritzburg High Court once more for an update on a petition that Zuma had sent to the President of the Supreme Court of Appeal Judge Mandisa Maya.

  3 months ago ago
Zuma’s trial delayed again.

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Judge forced to apply scenario planning given that Zuma trial may stall again

Durban - With additional legitimate obstacles expected in the long-hauling debasement preliminary of previous president Jacob Zuma, Pietermaritzburg High Court Judge Piet Koen was on Tuesday compelled to apply the situation arranging technique while setting future dates. On Tuesday, the case got back to court for the umpteen time, however, very much like previously, it was a non-starter and one more deferment was conceded until August this year.

  3 months ago ago
Judge forced to apply scenario planning given that Zuma trial may stall again