The Northern Cape High Court on Friday granted an application by the Trifecta accused to refer their matter before the Supreme Court of Appeal.
The court case of a man facing 34 rape charges is drawing to a close and blames the media for spurring the women on to lay charges.
Motorists were left traumatised after a shootout between a gun-wielding man and the police broke out in Kimberley.
A domestic dispute between a former cop and his wife, also a police officer, led to a bloody gun-battle at a busy intersection in the Kimberley CBD.
The ANC Northern Cape elective conference that has been scheduled to take place next week may be thrown into disarray, if objections are not resolved.
A 19-year-old man, who followed his victims on a bicycle and threatened them with a knife before raping them, was sentenced to four life sentences.
A 54-year-old man appeared in a Northern Cape court for being in possession of illicit cigarettes worth R1.4 million, the Hawks said.
Henry Coetzee, who was charged with stealing at least R4 million from clients in Kimberley, has pleaded guilty to all 33 charges against him.