South African Constitutional Court

Aquila Steel (S Africa) (Pty) Ltd versus The Minister of Mineral Resources and Others CCT 08/18

The applicant applies for leave to appeal against the judgment and order of the Supreme Court of Appeal on the basis that it implicates various constitutional issues such as, questions as to the appropriate standard of judicial review; the effects of declarations of constitutional invalidity and remedial powers of review, under the Promotion of Administration of Justice Act and the Constitution; the scope of the Oudekraal principle; the proper, purposive and constitutionally-compliant interpretation of the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act and Regulations, and the effect of the re-registration of a company on lapsed prospecting rights and the vested rights of third parties.

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Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng View Biography
Deputy Chief Justice Ray Zondo View Biography
Justice Edwin Cameron View Biography
Justice Johan Froneman View Biography
Justice Chris Jafta View Biography
Justice Sisi Khampepe View Biography
Justice Mbuyiseli Russel Madlanga View Biography
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Justice Leona Valerie Theron View Biography

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