CONCOURT: CHILD VICTIMS OF CRIMES MUST BE PROTECTED BEYOND 18 YEARS

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4 December 2019, Eye Witness, Thando Kubheka

Director of Media Monitoring Africa William Bird commented on the judgment: “If you’re a victim or a witness in a criminal trial and you turn 18 after that, the media still can’t name you. This is unless that person gives permission or the media approaches a court to get permission showing public interest.”

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