The North Gauteng High Court located Pretoria has sentenced a mother and a grandmother to 30 days’ imprisonment for a crime that many man are a victim of. The sentence was suspended on the condition that they allow a father contact with his daughter. The attorney representing the aggrieved father, Vanessa da Silva-Faria, spoke to the media and said the court ruling is a landmark for fathers’ rights in accessing their children especially in cases were the relationship with the mother is not a good one.
A mother and grandmother were sentenced to 30 days in prison suspended on the condition that they allow a father contact with his daughter by the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. Vanessa da Silva-Faria, an attorney for the unhappy father, told IOL that the court ruling marks a watershed moment for dads' access to their children.