Vaatz v. Law Society of Namibia 1990 NR 332

Levy J:

Objection to in camera disciplinary hearing on grounds of citizenís right to freedom of speech and Art 12 (relating to criminal and civil proceedings).

Held that the disciplinary proceedings did not constitute an infringement of a citizenís right to freedom of speech and further that as the proceedings were neither criminal nor civil in nature they did not fall within the ambit of art 12 of the Bill of Fundamental Rights.

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