Advocates' body slams EFF's Julius Malema for his 'attack' on SA's judges

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'Veiled attack of a personal nature'The GCB said it respected the right to freedom of expression, including the right to criticise judicial decisions where justified.

 "However, the judiciary is one of the cornerstones of our democracy. Its dignity and independence are to be respected and will be defended by the GCB when it comes under unwarranted attack," GCB chairperson Craig-Watt Pringle SC said in a statement.

 "The GCB does not seek by means of this statement to debate the correctness or otherwise of the two judgments referred to above, or to attempt to stifle debate in that regard.

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