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AfriForum's Roets not in contempt for tweeting apartheid flag, court rules
AfriForum's Roets not in contempt for tweeting apartheid flag, court rules
The Johannesburg high court on Tuesday dismissed an application by the Nelson Mandela Foundation that the Afrikaaner lobby group, and its deputy...
Should we really celebrate the equality court ruling on the apartheid flag?
Should we really celebrate the equality court ruling on the apartheid flag?
Black people have been under extreme oppression to a point that they respond to a small step forward as if it is utter victory. Do we really have...
N. Mandela Foundation: AfriForum should be held in contempt over apartheid flag tweet
N. Mandela Foundation: AfriForum should be held in contempt over apartheid flag tweet
When AfriForum’s Ernst Roets tweeted an image of the apartheid flag, he was insulting the court...
AfriForum, Ernst Roets facing contempt of court proceeding over apartheid flag tweet
AfriForum, Ernst Roets facing contempt of court proceeding over apartheid flag tweet
AfriForum and its deputy chief executive, Ernst Roets, are facing contempt of court proceedings after Roets tweeted an image of the apartheid flag...
Equality court: Flying old SA flag is hate speech
Equality court: Flying old SA flag is hate speech
A gratuitous display of the apartheid flag amounts to hate speech — even inside homes and schools, the equality court said this week. But a...
‘Land or Death’: BLF fails to defend slogan
‘Land or Death’: BLF fails to defend slogan
Context largely determines the legal decision on whether a publication or communication constitutes hate speech. This is seen in the 2018 case of...
Equality Court asked to declare SA's apartheid flag as hate speech
Equality Court asked to declare SA's apartheid flag as hate speech
The old South African flag was a symbol of Apartheid South Africa and should be declared hate speech under the Promotion of Equality and Prevention...
Equality court sets new policing precedent
Equality court sets new policing precedent
In what has been hailed a “groundbreaking judgment”, the Western Cape equality court has ruled that poverty constitutes grounds for unfair...
Ashwin Willemse won't be back on SuperSport
Ashwin Willemse won't be back on SuperSport
SuperSport has confirmed that Ashwin Willemse will not be back on television now that his contract with the company has expired.
Judgment reserved in Velaphi Khumalo racial slur case
Judgment reserved in Velaphi Khumalo racial slur case
Judgment has been reserved in the Equality Court case between the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) and Velaphi Khumalo over racial...
Facebook Hitler commenter accepts comments were ‘grossly inappropriate’
Facebook Hitler commenter accepts comments were ‘grossly inappropriate’
The man who called on black South Africans to do to white people what Adolf Hitler did to the Jews, accepts his comments were “grossly inappropriate”....
Transgender rights: Vital case heads to Equality Court
Transgender rights: Vital case heads to Equality Court
The Equality Court in Cape Town will soon hear a groundbreaking case on the rights of transgender prisoners. The court will have to decide whether...

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