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McNaught & Co and Re/Max Bluff vs. Sunday Times - 18 Oct 2017
Ruling by the Press Ombud 17 October 2017 This ruling is based on the written submissions of Mr Mark Leathers, on behalf of McNaught and Co, and of Mr Hein de Lange, Re/Max franchisee, as well as those of Susan Smuts, legal editor of the Sunday Times newspaper. The complaint is about a story in Sunday Times of 24 September 2017, headlined Gran alleges sin of commission –
Gayton McKenzie vs. Sunday Times - 18 Oct 2017
Ruling by the Press Ombud 17 October 2017 This ruling is based on the written submissions of Mr Thokwadi Seabela of Hustlers Empire (Pty) Ltd, on behalf of Mr Gayton McKenzie, leader of the Patriotic Alliance (PA), and those of Susan Smuts, legal editor of the Sunday Times newspaper. McKenzie complains about the following articles in the Sunday Times: ·  &
Toufeeq Matthews’s family vs. Son - 16 Oct 2017
Ruling by the Press Ombud 16 October 2017 This ruling is based on the written submissions of Ms Julie Fisher, on behalf of the family of her deceased nephew, Mr Toufeeq Matthews, and those of Neil Scott of Son newspaper. The Matthews family is complaining about a story in Son of 5 September 2017, headlined Skote klap: 2 sterf en 4 beseer (Shots fired: 2 died and 4 injured).
Lindiwe Sisulu vs. News24 - 13 Oct 2017
Ruling by the Press Ombud 13 October 2017 This ruling is based on the written submissions of the firm Harris, Nupen and Molebatsi, on behalf of the Minister of Human Settlements, Ms Lindiwe Sisulu, and those of Ahmed Areff of News24. Sisulu is complaining about the following stories in News24: ·         Sisulu must explain d
Cricket South Africa vs. Sunday Times - 13 Oct 2017
  Ruling by the Press Ombud 11 October 2017 This ruling is based on the written submissions of Mr Altaaf Kazi, head of media and communications at Cricket South Africa (CSA), on behalf of the latter, and those of Susan Smuts, legal editor of the Sunday Times newspaper. CSA is complaining about a story on page 24 in Sunday Times of 13 August 2017, headlined T20GL throws a no
Black First Land First vs. News24 - 12 Oct 2017
In the matter of BLACK FIRST LAND FIRST                                                           
Winnie Ntshaba vs City Press - 11 Oct 2017
Ruling by the Press Ombud 11 October 2017 This ruling is based on the written submissions of Thipa Attorneys Inc, on behalf of TV actress Winnie Ntshaba, and those of Dumisane Lubisi, editor of the City Press newspaper. Ntshaba is complaining about a story in City Press of 23 July 2017, headlined Scorned woman turn on playboy. Complaint            &
Appeal Decision: Daily Maverick vs The Frankel Family - 11 Oct 2017
In the matter of DAILY MAVERICK                                                            &n
Appeal Decision:William Prins vs Eyewitness - 09 Oct 2017
In the matter of WILLIAM PRINS                                                            &nb
Appeal Decision: Hlathwayo MF vs Roodepoort Rekord - 09 Oct 2017
In the matter of HLTASHWAYO M F                                                            &n
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