All's not smooth as silk at the Joburg bar

All's not smooth as silk at the Joburg bar

There are some odd stories lurking in the abrupt resignation of Ishmael Semenya SC as chairman of the Johannesburg bar council (the association of advocates). The veteran silk stepped down on the day the council’s silk committee presented its list of 11 junior advocates recommended for this elevated status.

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