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Assassination plot claims 'malicious' and a ploy 'to get rid of Judge Hlophe'

14 September 2020 3:15 PM
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Cape Judge President John Hlophe

The attorney representing Western Cape judge president John Hlophe Barnabas Xulu describes allegations as malicious and false.

Judge John Hlophe wants a judicial commission of inquiry to probe accusations which implicate him in a plot to have wanted to assassinate Deputy Judge Patricia Goliath.

Western Cape Judge President John Hlophe’s legal representative Barnabas Xulu for joined the Midday report to discuss allegations against Hlophe and has described the allegations as false and malicious, he says they are a target to get rid of his client.

The timeline is very important in terms of the sequence of events, what happened, when. It's quite a complex matter.

Barnabas Xulu, Legal representative for Western Cape Judge President John Hlophe

These complaints are malicious and a response target to get rid of Judge Hlophe.

Barnabas Xulu, Legal representative for Western Cape Judge President John Hlophe

Hlophe has accused Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng of handling the alleged complaint in a biased manner. He has since lodged a complaint of gross judicial misconduct.

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14 September 2020 3:15 PM
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Judge Patricia Goliath
Cape Judge President John Hlophe

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