The Human Rights Commission says the settlement agreement it reached with businessman Adam Catzavelos will act as a deterrent but also ensure there’s restorative justice.
The magistrate in the hate speech case of Adam Catzavelos has recused himself. The Human Rights Commission wants the Equality Court sitting in the Randburg Magistrate’s Court in Johannesburg to declare Catzavelos’ use of the K-word, discriminatory and hate speech.
The Human Rights Commission wants the Equality Court in Johannesburg to declare businessman Adam Catzavelos’ use of the K-word, discriminatory and hate speech.
The case against businessman, Adam Catzavelos, has been postponed to August, 29th. Catzavelos was back in the dock of the Randburg Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday morning – to answer for racial slurs he uttered while on holiday on a Greek island.
Nike stores in South Africa were all open on Friday, the company said, after some were closed following a backlash over racist comments by a man said to have links to the United States sportswear company.