Richard J. Goldstone

Richard J. Goldstone

Richard Joseph Goldstone is a South African former judge. After working for 17 years as a commercial lawyer, he was appointed by the South African government to serve on the Transvaal Supreme Court from 1980 to 1989 and the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court of South Africa from 1990 to 1994. He was one of several liberal judges who issued key rulings that undermined apartheid from within the system by tempering the worst effects of the country's racial laws. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Richard J. Goldstone has eight videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1993 Forum as a Justice for the Supreme Court of South Africa. The year with the most videos was 2005 with four videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1999 with an average of 62 views per program. Most appearances with Paul A. Volcker (3). Most common tags: United Nations, Iraq.

Appearances by Title:c. April 1, 2004 - Present Member, Independent Inquiry Committee into U.N. Oil-for-Food Programme Videos: 4


Justice, Supreme Court, South Africa c. July 1, 1994 - c. October 31, 2003 Videos: 4

Recent Appearances

  • U.N. Oil-for-Food Inquiry Report

    U.N. Oil-for-Food Inquiry Report

    Committee members talked to reporters about the Comprehensive Report of the Independent Inquiry Committee into the United…

  • U.N. Oil-for-Food Program

    U.N. Oil-for-Food Program

    Paul Volcker, Chairman, Independent Inquiry Committee and Richard Goldstone, committee member held a news conference concerning…

  • U.N. Oil-for-Food Report

    U.N. Oil-for-Food Report

    Mr. Goldstone talked about his committee’s interim report released Thursday on the United Nations Oil-for-Food Programme for…

  • U.N. Oil-for-Food Program

    U.N. Oil-for-Food Program

    The Independent Inquiry Committee into the U.N. Oil-for-Food Programme released interim findings and recommendations, and…

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