R2K slams Film and Publication Board's attempt to censor the internet

Posted 11 March 2015

In a move eerily reminiscent of apartheid-era censorship, the Film and Publication Board published a draft online regulation policy earlier this month that would give it the right to police everything on the internet, including blogs, personal websites and Facebook pages.

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Journalists' right to protect sources upheld

Posted 28 July 2013

The Constitutional Court has upheld an important principle of press freedom - the right to protect confidential sources. This, after a case of defamation was brought against Mail & Guardian by Bosasa Operation back in 2009.

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