On 19/10/2017, you requested the version in force on 31/08/2013 incorporating all amendments published on or before 31/08/2013.
30 March 1987
12 December 2005
Act 42 of 2005
31 August 2013
—(1) Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in the Evidence Act (Cap. 97), no person shall be convicted of an offence under section 4 on the uncorroborated testimony of one witness.
(2) No person shall be convicted of any offence referred to in section 4(1)(c) or (d) if such person proves that the publication in respect of which he is charged was printed, published, sold, offered for sale, distributed, reproduced or imported (as the case may be) without his authority, consent and knowledge and without any want of due care or caution on his part or that he did not know and had no reason to believe that the publication had a seditious tendency.