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  1. Kevin Lancaster

    MultiChoice fined for scaring children

    MultiChoice fined for scaring children MultiChoice has been fined R40,000 for airing two promotions deemed unsuitable for children
  2. Kevin Lancaster

    “Throw pork chops at Muslims” complaint: BCCSA rules

    “Throw pork chops at Muslims” complaint: BCCSA rules The Broadcasting Complaints Commission of SA has reprimanded Jewish radio station Chai FM for broadcasting content that amounted to hate speech
  3. Kevin Lancaster

    KykNet wins Tourette’s Syndrome appeal

    KykNet wins Tourette’s Syndrome appeal Afrikaans pay-TV channel kykNET successfully appealed a fine imposed for broadcasting a programme mimicking people suffering from Tourette’s Syndrome, the BCCSA said
  4. Kevin Lancaster

    Carte Blanche complaint dismissed

    Carte Blanche complaint dismissed A complaint against a Carte Blanche programme about the high fees charged by veterinarians has been dismissed by the Broadcasting Complaints Commission of SA
  5. Kevin Lancaster

    Carte Blanche must apologise to councillor

    Carte Blanche must apologise to councillor Carte Blanche has been ordered to apologise to Ekurhuleni municipal councillor Neil Diamond after it contravened the broadcasting code, the Broadcasting Complaints Commission of SA said
  6. Kevin Lancaster

    E-tv fined for airing “adult material”

    E-tv fined R10,000 for “adult material” E-tv has been fined R10,000 for airing adult material before 8pm, the Broadcasting Complaints Commission of SA said
  7. Kevin Lancaster

    R30,000 fine for KykNET

    KykNET fined R30,000 for Tourette’s skit Afrikaans pay-TV channel KykNET has been fined R30,000 for broadcasting a programme mimicking people suffering from Tourette’s Syndrome
  8. Kevin Lancaster

    SABC 2 fined R10,000 for "explicit footage"

    SABC fined R10,000 for sex scene SABC 2 has been fined R10,000 for broadcasting explicit footage on a recap of a soap opera without a warning
  9. jes

    Multichoice fined for broadcasting code violation

    Multichoice fined for broadcasting code violation Multichoice has been fined for not providing warning before airing a programme promo which contained horror scenes
  10. jes

    SABC violates broadcasting code, receives reprimand

    SABC violates broadcasting code, receives reprimand The SABC has been reprimanded for contravening the broadcasting code for not giving an organisation the fair right of reply, the BCCSA said on Monday.
  11. jes

    E.tv not responsible for disabled child privacy invasion

    E.tv not responsible for disabled child privacy invasion Broadcasting Complaints Commission rules in favour of e.tv following an invasion of privacy complaint lodged by the father of a disabled child
  12. QuintonB

    BCCSA dismisses DStv complaint

    DStv violence complaint dismissed A complaint about a programme broadcast on the Comedy Channel on DSTV was dismissed, the Broadcasting Complaints Commission of SA said on Monday.
  13. jes

    SAfm fined for news reports carrying "unjustifiable connection with Islam"

    SAfm fined for "unjustifiable connection with Islam" SAfm has been fined R20,000 for making an “unjustifiable connection with Islam” during two news bulletins
  14. jes

    SAfm taken to BCCSA, accused of broadcasting "uncontested propaganda"

    SAfm taken to BCCSA, accused of broadcasting "uncontested propaganda" A man has complained to the BCCSA about SAfm’s editorial policy, the Broadcasting Complaints Commission of SA (BCCSA) said on Tuesday.
  15. jes

    Etv nudity complaint dragged to complaints commission

    Etv nudity complaint dragged to complaints commission A TV programme aired after midnight featuring women’s breasts raised the ire of one viewer who complained to the Broadcasting Complaints Commission of SA
  16. LazyLion

    Nudity Complaint Dismissed

    A TV programme aired after midnight featuring women's breasts fell within the broadcasting code, the Broadcasting Complaints Commission of SA said on Thursday. A viewer had complained about the "Playboy Playmates" which e.tv aired just after midnight on April 7. The complaint was that...
  17. jes

    Khaya FM fined for using offensive racial language

    Khaya FM fined for using offensive racial language Kaya FM has been fined by the Broadcasting Complaints Commission of SA for breaching the broadcasting code of conduct
  18. jes

    SABC fined by Broadcasting Complaints Commission

    SABC fined by Broadcasting Complaints Commission The SA Broadcasting Corporation has been fined R25,000 by the Broadcasting Complaints Commission of SA (BCCSA).
  19. LazyLion

    SABC Fined by BCCSA

    The SA Broadcasting Corporation has been fined R25,000 by the Broadcasting Complaints Commission of SA (BCCSA). The BCCSA said on Monday this stemmed from a re-broadcast of a 2009 episode of the "Speak Out" programme on November 8 last year. Community Dialogue of SA (Codisa) brought the...
  20. jes

    SABC Eucharist error contravenes broadcasting code

    SABC Eucharist error contravenes broadcasting code An SABC3 programme likening the Christian Eucharist to cannibalism has landed at the Broadcasting Complaints Commission
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