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University of the Free State vs. Volksblad, Beeld and Die Burger - 21 Aug 2014
Volksblad, Beeld and Die Burger Ruling by the Press Ombudsman and a Panel of Adjudicators 21 July 2014 This ruling is based on the written submissions of Ms Lacea Loader, director of Communication and Brand Management at the University of the Free State (UFS), and Gert Coetzee, assistant editor of Volksblad, on behalf of Volksblad, Beeld and Die Burger newspapers, as well as on a heari
Ranjeni Munusamy vs. Sunday Times - 20 Aug 2014
Provisional ruling by the Press Ombudsman 20 August 2014 This ruling is based on the written submissions of Ranjeni Munusamy, associate editor of the Daily Maverick, and those of Susan Smuts, legal editor at the Sunday Times newspaper. COMPLAINT Munusamy is complaining about an article published in the Sunday Times of 3 August 2014, headlined Zuma revealed as hidden hand in spy
Durban International Convention Centre vs. Ukhasi - 16 Aug 2014
Ruling by the Press Ombudsman and a Panel of Adjudicators 16 August 2014 This ruling is based on the written submissions of Ms Lindsay Black, on behalf of the Durban International Convention Centre (ICC) and its directors, and those of Mbongeni Khuzwayo, news editor of UKhasi newspaper, as well as on the results of a hearing held on 14 August in Durban. Former ICC CEO Julie-May Elli
Durban International Convention Centre vs. Ukhasi - 16 Aug 2014
Ruling by the Press Ombudsman and a Panel of Adjudicators 16 August 2014 This ruling is based on the written submissions of Ms Lindsay Black, on behalf of the Durban International Convention Centre (ICC) and its directors, and those of Mbongeni Khuzwayo, news editor of UKhasi newspaper, as well as on the results of a hearing held on 14 August in Durban. Former ICC CEO Julie-May Elli
Appeal Decision: Coetzee vs Finweek - 08 Aug 2014
                                         MATTER NO: 790/2014 In the matter between: COETZEE                               &nb
Appeal Decision: Peter Roberts vs. Die Hoorn - 06 Aug 2014
DATE: 04 August 2014 MATTER NO: 23/2014 In the matter between: DIE HOORN                                                    &
Nkosinathi 'Black Coffee' Maphumulo vs. Drum - 23 Jul 2014
Ruling by the Press Ombudsman 23 July 2014 This ruling is based on the written submissions of Mr Macbeth Ncongwane on behalf of Mr Nkosinathi “Black Coffee” Maphumulo, and those of Mr PJ Conradie, for Drum magazine. Complaint Black Coffee is complaining about an article published on page 14 in Drum magazine of 29 May 2014, headlined Coffee gets more sugar? – Mo
Fanie Bekker vs. Beeld - 19 Jul 2014
Ruling by the Press Ombudsman 19 July 2014 This ruling is based on the written submissions of Mr Fanie Bekker and those of Marga Ley of Beeld newspaper. Complaint Mr Bekker is complaining about Beeld’s use of the word “monster” when referring to the Springs man who is currently on trial for mistreating his children. The complaint refers to stories published on
Appeals Panel Decision: Sowetan vs. University of Venda - 18 Jul 2014
                                         Matter NO: 315/2013 In the matter between: SOWETAN                                  
Appeal Panel Decision: Sunday Times vs ARMSA - 18 Jul 2014
BEFORE THE APPEALS PANEL OF THE SOUTH AFRICAN PRESS COUNCIL   In the matter between SUNDAY TIMES                                                 
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