Commission to vote on tribunal’s recommendation that he be impeached

Hlophe’s future in the hands of the JSC

Isaac Mahlangu Senior reporter

A majority vote in the Judicial Services Commission (JSC) in favour of the findings made against Western Cape judge president John Hlophe may lead to his impeachment.

This according to a legal expert as Hlophe’s future hangs in the balance after a tribunal probing a complaint against him found him guilty of gross misconduct for trying to influence Constitutional Court judges in a matter against former president Jacob Zuma...

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