The court, as in the other two cases lost by the speaker, showed a far greater commitment to free speech than had the speaker.
The Western Cape High Court has dismissed the case from a media group against Speaker Baleka Mbete regarding Parliament’s broadcasting policy.
It's disconcerting when our Constitution's founding mothers misconstrue the rationale behind constitutional guarantees of MPs' freedom of speech.
The Western Cape High Court has ruled that the Powers and Privileges Act is only applicable to non-members of Parliament.
Our president doesn’t deserve even an ugly or poorly made statue, but he does deserve to fall, like the statue of Cecil John Rhodes did.
Baleka Mbete claimed a Concourt ruling didn't apply to Parliament, after Mmusi Maimane called President Jacob Zuma a thief during a debate.
The DA's argument to overturn a parliamentary rule allowing Mbete to call police to remove MP's was "extremist", says senior counsel for Parliament.
Our democracy suffers when the speaker of the National Assembly becomes a cheerleader for a particular party or for one particular individual.
This week we mourn the death of a rap star; celebrity robbers make headlines and, FYI - never point your finger at the President.
President Jacob Zuma steeled himself for his first oral question session of the year, and hit back at his critics over Nkandla and dodging Parliament.
The applicants argued that it was the constitutional right of every citizen to have an accurate representation of what occurred in the House.
With our Parliament in utter shambles, at least South Africans can take pride in the Proteas' performance in the Cricket World Cup.
Parliamentary Speaker Baleka Mbete has apologised for likening EFF leader Julius Malema to a cockroach at a recent ANC gathering in North West.
At an ANC event, Baleka Mbete called Malema an 'irritant' and 'cockroach' and the EFF 'thugs' and 'pawns'. Here are the controversial comments.
The Human Rights Commission is assessing complaints about Jacob Zuma's Jan van Riebeeck and Baleka Mbete's "cockroach" comments made at ANC events.
Opposition parties have called for the removal of Baleka Mbete as speaker of Parliament after she called EFF leader Julius Malema a "cockroach".
A public order police officer has been identified as one of the members of a security unit which forcibly removed EFF MPs from Parliament last week.
SACP in KZN warns that some of the events at eThekwini branches were no different to what happened in Parliament last Thursday.