The Human Rights Law Index is a collection of international treaties and case law from African courts on topics relating to human rights. The case selection aims to provide a snapshot of human rights law in a country, as well as within the African Union. The index currently covers over 1000 documents.
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|Court||Title||Case citation (MNC)||Judgement Date||Summary|
|High Court||S v Sephula (CR. 142/84) (NULL)  LSHC 46 (23 May 1984);|| LSHC 46||23 May 1984||Flynote: EL Private prosecutions Minerals, oil and gas Administrative Review Headnote and Holding...|
|High Court||Matsoso v Khasoane (CIV/A/3/83) (CIV/A/3/83)  LSHC 63 (16 December 1983);|| LSHC 63||16 Dec 1983||Flynote: EL Private prosecutions African customary law and rights of indigenous peoples...|
|High Court||Henwood v Maloma Colliery Limited and Another (NULL)  SZHC 68 (30 September 1994);||30 Sep 1994||EL Injunction Declaratory Relief Free prior informed consent Private prosecutions Notice of...|
|High Court||Malinga v Malinga (264/2012)  SZHC 72 (18 April 2017);||18 Apr 2017||EL Private prosecutions Declaratory Relief Permanent Employment African customary law and rights...|