Sexual Exploitation of Women and Children

Sexual Exploitation of Women and Children One of the core implications of ‘HUMAN DIGNITY’ is that a human being is not and may not be used as a means to an end. Human beings are always ends in themselves, which places a duty on us to exercise ‘RESPONSIBLE FREEDOM’ in...

Legalising Prostitution: Doing more harm than good?

Legalising Prostitution: Doing more harm than good? RECENT DEVELOPMENTS In December 2017, a resolution to decriminalise adult prostitution was adopted at the ANC National Elective Conference. The adoption of the resolution signals an intention to completely depart...

Amending SA’s Abortion Act

Amending the Abortion Act BACKGROUND: What is it about? A Member of Parliament, Cheryllyn Dudley, has proposed an Amendment to South Africa’s Abortion Act (Choice on Termination of Pregnancy Act, 1996). The draft bill seeks to amend the Abortion Act by, amongst...

Protection of Free Speech

Protection of Free Speech History Of The Bill On 24 October 2016, the Department of Justice & Constitutional Development released the draft Hate Crimes and Hate Speech Bill (“the Bill”). To view the Bill, click here. After government has taken almost four years to...

Legalising online pornography in SA

Say No to Online Pornography PROPOSED NEW LEGISLATION: Films and Publications Amendment Bill The South African Parliament is currently considering a new  (the Films and Publications Amendment Bill), which amongst other things, proposes legalising and decriminalising...

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