|South Africa's Press - a new start for old values - 09 Oct 2012
South Africa’s Press - a new start for old values
A revamped Press Council
Much stronger public participation in the Press Council of South Africa, as well as its adjudication procedures, is the most notable change in the sweeping reforms to press regulations announced on Constitutional Hill on Wednesday 3 October, 2012.
The reforms move the press from self-regulati
|Sweeping reforms on press regulation coming - 28 Sep 2012
Sweeping reforms on press regulations will be announced on Constitutional Hill Wednesday, 3rd October. This follows on years of deliberations, heated public debate, introspection plus a threat from the ruling party to investigate the desirability of creating a statutory Media Appeals Tribunal.
Raymond Louw, the chairperson of the Press Council of South Africa (PCSA), says t