Hors­ing around

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Un­cle Gweezy is back, rid­ing his old hob­by­horse of bash­ing the coun­try’s judges. He pre­vi­ously sin­gled out “counter-rev­o­lu­tion­ary Con­sti­tu­tional Court judges”.

This week he set his sights on the high courts of the Western Cape and North Gaut­eng, which he ac­cused of be­ing neg­a­tive to­wards gov­ern­ment.

Some­one needs to point out that the courts are where the re­spec­tive seats of gov­ern­ment are si­t­u­ated. If you can­not chal­lenge Par­lia­ment de­ci­sions at the Western Cape High Court, where do you go? The high court in Bhisho, per­haps?

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