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Appeal Hearing Decision: Mail & Guardian vs Vivian Reddy - 05 Apr 2017
BEFORE THE APPEALS PANEL OF THE PRESS COUNCIL OF SOUTH AFRICA In the matter of MAIL & GUARDIAN                                                &nb
Coega Development Corporation vs. Daily Dispatch - 04 Apr 2017
Ruling by the Press Ombud 4 April 2017 This ruling is based on the written submissions of Mr Menzi Mbina, on behalf of Coega Development Corporation, and those of Sibusiso Ngalwa, editor-in-chief of the Daily Dispatch newspaper. Coega is complaining about two articles in Daily Dispatch of 2 February 2017. The first was headlined Massive boost for region as millions flow to Elidz &nd
Tribert Rujugiro Ayabatwa vs. Daily Maverick - 03 Apr 2017
Ruling by the Press Ombud 3 April 2017 This ruling is based on the written submissions of Mr Graeme McMaster of McMaster Attorneys, on behalf of Mr Tribert Ayabatwa, and those of Marianne Thamm, assistant editor of the Daily Maverick. Ayabatwa is complaining about a story in Daily Maverick (DM) of 10 February 2017, headlined SARS WARS: Suspension of the last remaining key official j
Kuben Moodley vs. Sunday Times - 03 Apr 2017
Ruling by the Press Ombud, Johan Retief, and a Panel of Adjudicators (Peter Mann, public representative, and Mahmood Sanglay, representing the press.) April 3 2017 This ruling is based on the written submissions of candidate attorney Nicole Gohari of Stein Scop Attorneys, on behalf of Mr Kuben Moodley, a former director of the company LornaVision (Pty) Ltd, and those of Susan Smuts, leg
Luvo Makasi, Boqwana Burns Attorneys vs. City Press - 29 Mar 2017
Ruling by the Press Ombud 29 March 2017 This ruling is based on the written submissions of Mr Ricky Stone of Boqwana Burns Attorneys, on behalf of the company itself as well as on behalf of Mr Luvo Makasi (also of that law firm), and those of Dumisane Lubisi, editor of the City Press newspaper. Boqwana Burns Attorneys (BBA) and Makasi are complaining about a story in City Press of 1
Appeal Decision: Sunday Times vs Molefe Brian - 28 Mar 2017
SUNDAY TIMES                                                            APPLICANT AND MOLE
Stephen Hinana vs. Volksblad - 28 Mar 2017
Ruling by the Press Ombud 28 March 2017 This ruling is based on the written submissions of chief magistrate Stephen Hinana (in Upington), and those of Anena Burger, journalist of the Volksblad newspaper. Hinana is complaining about a story in Volksblad of 7 March 2017, headlined Juffrou in hof oor kind: Landdros onttrek hom oor ‘rassekaart’. Complaint     &
Appeal Decision: Martins Antonio vs Sunday Times - 20 Mar 2017
MARTINS ANTONIO                                                               &nbs
Minister David Mahlobo vs. News24 - 15 Mar 2017
Ruling by the Press Ombud 15 March 2017 This ruling is based on the written submissions of Mr Brian Dube, spokesman for the Minister of State Security, Mr David Mahlobo, and those of Alet Janse van Rensburg, opinions editor of News24. Mahlobo is complaining about an opinion piece on News24 Online of 7 March 2017, headlined Panicking Zuma has thrown caution to the wind. Complaint
Children’s Institute et al vs. The Times - 14 Mar 2017
Ruling by the Press Ombud 14 March 2017 This ruling is based on the written submissions of Dr Stefanie Röhrs, senior researcher of the Children’s Institute at the University of Cape Town, with Mr Wessel van den Berg (Children’s Rights and Positive Parenting Manager, Sonke Gender Justice) and those of Jillian Green of The Times newspaper. Röhrs and Van den Berg
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