Thoughts on South African and international politics and culture

Friday, August 31, 2007

Manto vs Sunday Times
Manto can crow all she wants about the Pyrrhic Victory of the judge ordering the Sunday Times to delete all her medical records off their hard drives, I'm just incredibly happy that the judge upheld freedom of speech and media rights in adjudicating that publishing the story was "overwhelmingly" in the public interest. There still is nothing to refute the Sunday Times' allegations around the medical records...