Zuma rescission judgment to be handed down on Friday
The apex court will hand down a landmark judgment in the former president’s application to have his 15-month jail term rescinded
Thando MaekoFormer president Jacob Zuma. Picture: SANDILE NDLOVUThe Constitutional Court will on Friday hand down a landmark judgment in former president Jacob Zuma’s application to have his 15-month jail term rescinded. Zuma served only two months of his jail term before being granted medical parole earlier in September. His attempt is facing a challenge by the DA, the Helen Suzman Foundation and
AfriForumafter it was revealed that correctional services national commissioner Arthur Fraseroverruledmedicalparole board that denied Zuma’s release. The Jacob Zuma Foundation, which has maintained that a slew of laws were violated when the Constitutional Court handed down its judgment in July, hopes
“that at 10am today, justice will prevail and that the supremacy of the constitution will be reaffirmed”.The foundation has refused to say whether the former president was released to serve the remainder of his sentence outside correctional services for “security reasons”. headtopics.com
Zuma’s arrest set in motion a week of looting, violence and destruction of keyinfrastructure in Gauteng and KwaZulu-Natal. The riots dealt a blow to the country’s Covid-19-battered economy by wiping about R50bn off the GDP. The unrest prompted President Cyril Ramaphosa to proceed with a long-awaited cabinet reshuffle, during which ministers in key positions were axed, including former defence minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula, who has since been elected as the National Assembly speaker.
Zuma filed his application in July in a last-minute bid to reverse the top court’s judgment that found him guilty of contempt of court for failing to adhere to an order that he appear before the Zondo commission of inquiry. Read more: Business Day »
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JUST IN: Concourt to hand down Zuma rescission judgment on FridayIn his application, Zuma and his legal team argued that his jailing for 15 months at Estcourt Prison for contempt of the same court, the instruction of which to appear before the State Capture Commission he had defied, was unlawful. There's no shame left with those judges, I don't expect them to rescend, they will stick it out. It will be too embarrassing and the cost is high. PresidentZuma Constitutionalcourt
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WATCH LIVE | Constitutional Court makes ruling on Jacob Zuma rescission applicationThe Constitutional Court is on Friday giving its verdict on former president Jacob Zuma's rescission application. We know the outcome
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