E! is finally going red carpet local in SA and will now do red carpet coverage at major South African events

PICS: Lamar, the Kardashians and the Jenners got together to support Kanye's Yeezy and album launch

No porn for TopTV - court

2012-01-16 11:50
 
 

Johannesburg - TopTV may not broadcast pornography channels without the permission of the Independent Communications Authority of SA (Icasa), the High Court in Johannesburg ruled on Monday.

The pay channel applied to Icasa in September for permission to flight three porn channels.

When it received no response after two months, it decided to go ahead without Icasa's decision.

Icasa then made an urgent application to the high court to halt the move until January 31, when it would give its decision.

Icasa attorney Michael Motsoeneng declined to comment on the interdict on Monday and referred questions to Icasa.

TopTV is owned by On Digital Media.

Read more on:    icasa  |  toptv  |  johannesburg  |  tv

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
53 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.
 

Recent News

Rosewood, one of the season’s most sizzling new shows, comes to Universal Channel this February. Read More »

The Bold and the Beautiful is going where no soapie has gone before – trans characters. Read More »

inside channel 24

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.