Cape High Court. Archive photo: Ashraf Hendricks Cape High Court judge Patric G...

Judge refers “blatantly dishonest” advocate for disciplinary action – GroundUp

Cape High Court. Archive photo: Ashraf Hendricks Cape High Court judge Patric Gamble has referred Advocate Andile Gladile to the Legal Practice Council for misconduct. A murder trial has been repeatedly postponed because Gladile lied about his health, meanwhile appearing in other courts on two occasions. Had the Minister of Justice promulgated a proposed provision in the Criminal Procedure Act, Judge Gamble said he would have made a cost order against Gladile for wasting the court’s time. The judge said unwarranted delays cost the country millions every year. A Cape Town advocate has been reported to the Legal Practice Council …

 

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