South Africa

New Nation Movement NPC and Others v President of the Republic of South Africa and Others (CCT110/19) [2020] ZACC 11; 2020 (8) BCLR 950 (CC); 2020 (6) SA 257 (CC) (11 June 2020)

This was an application for leave to appeal the decision of the High Court, that dismissed an application for a declaration of invalidity of section 57A as read with Schedule 1A of the Electoral Act, for limiting the right to stand for public office and the freedom of association as guaranteed in sections 19(3)(b) and 18 of the Constitution, respectively.

Three judgments were delivered:

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