ARTICLES RELATING TO PENNY SPARROW

OPINION: Why I won't mourn Gavin Watson

2019-08-28 18:30

Are we obliged to mourn someone who has done South Africa and its citizens nothing but harm and showed no remorse for it, asks Howard Feldman.

Penny Sparrow, whose racist post sparked fury, has died

2019-07-25 09:58

Penny Sparrow - who rose to infamy after describing black people as "monkeys" in a social media post in 2016 - has died.

Where is our leadership in nation-building?

2017-06-25 06:04

The calibre of national leadership can be a decider in generating, or stifling, national goodwill and economic recovery, writes Jeffrey Sehume.

Penny Sparrow suffers another setback in court

2016-11-03 18:03

Real estate agent Penny Sparrow has unsuccessfully attempted to apply for leave to appeal an Equality Court judgment on her racist Facebook rant.

'I will strive to be a better citizen' - Penny Sparrow

2016-09-12 14:51

Real estate agent Penny Sparrow has been fined R5 000 by the Scottburgh Magistrate’s Court after pleading guilty to a charge of crimen injuria.

Delays as plea negotiations continue for Sparrow

2016-09-12 12:04

The Director of Public Prosecutions is required to give approval for plea bargain proceedings in Penny Sparrow’s crimen injuria case, the Scottburgh Magistrate’s Court has heard.

Penny Sparrow back in court

2016-09-12 07:41

Former estate agent Penny Sparrow's crimen injuria case for labelling black people ''monkeys'' in a rant about beach litter is set to continue in the Umzinto Magistrate's Court.

Penny Sparrow back in court

2016-07-20 15:48

Controversial KwaZulu-Natal realtor Penny Sparrow has appeared at the Scottsburgh Magistrates Court in Umzinto on charges of crimen injuria, the NPA says.

SAHRC still dealing with Sparrow, Hart, Khumalo racism complaints

2016-06-17 16:06

The racism complaints against Penny Sparrow, Chris Hart and Velaphi Khumalo with the SA Human Rights Commission have yet to be finalised, six months after they were made.

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WATCH: Penny Sparrow insists she did not know about court date

Realtor Penny Sparrow said that the Equality Court proceedings against her had been unfair, and that even the EFF's Julius Malema "had been allowed postponements".

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Top 5 | Penny Sparrow speaks on monkeys, the k-word and being called SA's No 1 racist

2019-07-25 21:27

Former estate agent Penny Sparrow, who was found guilty of hate speech after taking to Facebook in which she likened black beachgoers to monkeys, died of cancer. Here are 5 quotes from her interview with News24 in June 2016:

The Vicki Momberg case: Equality Court vs Criminal Court

2018-04-04 19:12

The sentencing of former estate agent Vicki Momberg, has sparked debate about the differences in the sentences various courts have imposed for crimes stemming from similar incidents.

Beware: Racial slurs on social media could cost you dearly

2016-12-28 08:53

Employees should exercise caution when engaging on social media websites, warns a legal expert in the aftermath of Sparrowgate and ongoing online racial incidents.

Jansen complaint not finalised yet: JSC

2016-09-12 19:13

The complaint of racism lodged against Johannesburg High Court judge Mabel Jansen has not been finalised yet, the Judicial Service Commission said on Monday.

Sparrow criminal matter 'complex' - prosecutor

2016-09-12 13:18

The criminal case against Penny Sparrow is a complex one and requires consultation with a number of people, the Scottburgh Magistrate’s Court has heard.

Penny Sparrow in plea bargain talks

2016-09-12 09:48

Controversial KwaZulu-Natal realtor Penny Sparrow is in plea bargain negotiations with the State, the Scottsburgh Magistrate's Court has heard.

Penny Sparrow trial postponed as she gets new lawyer

2016-08-15 11:35

Penny Sparrow has made a brief appearance in the Umzinto Magistrate’s Court.

Equality Court judgment served on Sparrow's daughter

2016-06-17 16:32

A court judgment ordering controversial KwaZulu-Natal realtor Penny Sparrow to pay a R150 000 fine for her racist comments has been officially served, a lawyer has confirmed.

Oliver and Adelaide Tambo Foundation could reject Sparrow 'dirty money'

2016-06-15 21:28

The Oliver and Adelaide Tambo Foundation will deliberate on whether or not it will accept the R150 000 fine the Equality Court has imposed on Penny Sparrow, says its chief executive Mavuso Msimang.

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WATCH: Penny Sparrow breaks down describing death threats

Speaking exclusively to News24's Jeff Wicks, Penny Sparrow broke down when she described the death threats she received after her controversial Facebook post went viral.

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