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- Most covered free expression issues in this country
South Africa voted against the UN Resolution for “the Promotion, Protection and Enjoyment of Human Rights on the Internet”
In September, the Supreme Court of Appeal handed down a significant judgment upholding the principle of an open Parliament and journalists’ right to report from inside the chamber.
The ruling African National Congress (ANC) announced plans to introduce legislation that would effectively repeal the common law crime of defamation in South Africa.