CONSTITUTIONAL COURT OF SOUTH AFRICA
CASE NO CCT 20/95

Case, Patrick
Case, Inga
and
The Minister of Safety and Security
The Minister of Justice
The Attorney-General

CASE NO CCT 21/95
Curtis, Stephen Roy
and
The Minister of Safety and Security
The Minister of Justice
The Attorney-General

Heard on:

5 September 1995

Delivered on:

9 May 1996

JUDGMENT

[1]

MOKGORO J:

This case concerns the simultaneous adjudication of the matters of

Patrick and Inga Case (Case No. CCT 20/95), and Stephen Roy Curtis (Case No. CCT 21/95)
(hereinafter, when referred to collectively, the “Applicants”. ) All three were charged with the
contravention of section 2 of the Indecent or Obscene Photographic Matter Act, 37 of 1967, as
amended (hereinafter, the “Act” or the “1967 Act”), in the Randburg Magistrates’ Court.

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