EFF plays with fire as it burns spooks

EFF plays with fire as it burns spooks

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Point-scoring which compromises national security is something which should not be tolerated.

The EFF is playing with fire on the intelligence report on the “rogue unit” in the SA Revenue Service (Sars) under Pravin Gordhan. After it won yesterday at the Equality Court in Johannesburg – which saw an application brought by Gordhan to have the report removed from court papers dismissed by Judge Roland Sutherland – the EFF put the report on its website. The EFF’s argument is that the court judgment means the document is part of a court record and therefore in the public domain, so it cannot be classified or regarded as secret. Whether the EFF’s view of...




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