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Appeal Decision: Lizelle Strydom vs. Sunday Times - 06 May 2015
LIZELLE STRYDOM                                                               &nbs
Appeal Decision: Al Jama-Ah vs City Press - 06 May 2015
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Appeal Decision: City Press Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi - 05 May 2015
CITY PRESS                                                                &nb
Appeal Decision: SAPA vs Premier of the Western Cape - 05 May 2015
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Universal Church vs Daily Sun - 29 Apr 2015
Dear all I shall first present my decision regarding the text that needs to be published before motivating my decision. Text Last year Daily Sun reported on Buti Nhlapo who had made various allegations against the Universal Church for the Kingdom of God. Buti claimed amongst other things that the church had turned his life into a nightmare with allegations that
Sizakele Khumalo vs. Sunday Times - 29 Apr 2015
Ruling by the Press Ombudsman 29 April 2015                                                        This ruling is based on the written submissions of Mr Sizakele Khumalo and those of Susan Smuts, legal editor of the Sunday Times newspaper. Compl
Dr Deon Naicker vs. Chartsworth Tabloit - 24 Apr 2015
Ruling by the Press Ombudsman 24 April 2015                                                     This ruling is based on the written submissions of Dr Deon Naicker and those of Mohammed Ismail on behalf of Chatsworth Tabloid. Complaint Naicker is compl
Stuart Knott vs. TimesLive - 22 Apr 2015
Ruling by the Press Ombudsman 22 April 2015 This ruling is based on the written submissions of Mr Stuart Knott and those of Susan Smuts, legal editor of the TimesLive website. Complaint Knott is complaining about graphic pictures on Times Live of 19 February 2015 of a man who had been burnt alive. The story was headlined SA’s xenophobia shame: ‘burning man’ cas
ANC vs. Daily Dispatch - 20 Apr 2015
Mantashe, Mr Krish Naidoo, Mr Zizi Kodwa and others represented the ANC, and Siqoko appeared on behalf of the publication. The ANC brought two witnesses, Mr Lonwabo Sambudla (identified in the report as Pres Jacob Zuma’s son in law), and Mr Bongani Mpeluza (the owner of Siyenza, the company that the story was about). The members of the Panel of Adjudicators who assisted the Ombudsman wer
Al Jama-Ah vs. City Press - 17 Apr 2015
Ruling by the Press Ombudsman 17 April 2015 This ruling is based on the written submissions of Mr MGE Hendricks, leader of the political party Al Jama-Ah, and those of Ferial Haffajee, editor-in-chief of the City Press newspaper. Complaint Al Jama-Ah is complaining about a report in City Press of 12 April 2015, headlined Isis and the normal, suburban girl. Hendricks complain
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