CASE NO: 28/2006 – CHOONARA VS JACARANDA FM – RACE

A complaint regarding certain derogatory references to different racial groups made by a presenter on Jacaranda Radio was received by the Registrar. The insert discussed the recent establishment of the “Native Club”, and listeners were invited to call in and suggest names for other clubs based on race. Several proposals were made. The Tribunal, however, [...]

By | 2017-01-27T11:48:27+00:00 December 10th, 2014|JacarandaFM 94.2|Comments Off on CASE NO: 28/2006 – CHOONARA VS JACARANDA FM – RACE

CASE NUMBER: 39/2002 – KOEKEMOER VS JACARANDA 94.2FM – NEWS

Reporting of news truthfully and accurately - item broadcast of apparent suicide of young boy in news bulletin - inaccurate first report causing trauma to relatives of young boy - facts set straight in later news bulletin - problems experienced by broadcasters in verifying facts explained to Tribunal and to Complainant - no negligence on [...]

By | 2017-01-27T11:48:42+00:00 December 1st, 2014|JacarandaFM 94.2|Comments Off on CASE NUMBER: 39/2002 – KOEKEMOER VS JACARANDA 94.2FM – NEWS