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Appeal Decision: Rapport vs Landman Willem - 20 Jul 2017
In the matter of RAPPORT                                                             &nb
Renaldo Gouws vs The Daily Vox - 20 Jul 2017
Dear Mr Gouws, Your complaint against The Daily Vox, headlined Hey Ronaldo, a selfie is a selfie, not an invitation (19 July 2017) refers. After I have read all the documentation, I need to state that I fully agree with the Deputy Public Advocate. For your convenience, I attach her reply: I have read the complaint in conjunction with your publicly posted Fa
Appeal Decision: News24 vs Black First, Land First - 20 Jul 2017
In the matter of NEWS 24                                                             &nb
Parliament vs. The Citizen - 20 Jul 2017
Ruling by the Press Ombud 19 July 2017 This ruling is based on the written submissions of Mr Moloto Mothapo, spokesperson of Parliament, and those of Charles Cilliers, digital editor of The Citizen newspaper. Parliament is complaining about a story in The Citizen of 30 May 2017, headlined Nehawu calls for ‘corrupt’ parliament secretary’s head. Complaint  
Orania Movement vs. The Herald - 20 Jul 2017
Ruling by the Press Ombud 18 July 2017 This ruling is based on the written submissions of Mr James Kemp, deputy chief executive of the Orania Movement, and those of Nwabisa Makunga, deputy editor of The Herald newspaper. The Orania Movement is complaining about an article on The Herald’s website of 1 July 2017, headlined Exclusive whites-enclave leader’s shady past &ndas
Joanne Davis vs. Vista - 20 Jul 2017
Vista    Ruling by the Press Ombud 18 July 2017   This ruling is based on the written submissions of Ms Joanne Davis and those of Christo van Staden, assistant editor of the Vista newspaper (distributed in parts of the Free State).   Davis is complaining about a front-page story in Vista of 22 June 2017, headlined Kind erg mishandel – skopboks-
Appeal Decision: Lovey Modiba vs Sowetan - 20 Jul 2017
In the matter of LOVEY MODIBA                                                            &nbs
Colin Macguire vs. Mail & Guardian - 15 Jul 2017
Ruling by the Press Ombud 15 July 2017 This ruling is based on the written submissions of Mr Colin Macguire and those of Beauregard Tromp, deputy editor of the Mail & Guardian newspaper. Macguire is complaining about a cartoon in the Mail & Guardian of 26 May 2017. Complaint                            
Bophelo Beneficiary Fund, Bongani Mhlanga, Mvunonala Holdings vs. City Press - 15 Jul 2017
Adv L. Hollander represented the complainants, while Mr Willem de Klerk appeared on behalf of the newspaper. The members of the Panel of Adjudicators who assisted the Ombud were Judy Sandison (media representative) and Carol Mohlala (public representative). Complaint                                    
Sjula Dlamini vs. Sunday World - 09 Jul 2017
Ruling by the Press Ombud 9 July 2017 This ruling is based on the written submissions of Mr Sjula Dlamini and those of Amos Mananyetso, deputy editor of the Sunday World newspaper. Dlamini, a former producer of SABC1’s music show Live Amp, is complaining about a story on page 6 in Sunday World of 11 June 2017, headlined Kelly’s ‘new lover’ in bribery claims &
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