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 of Zambia||People v Masauso and Another (HNR/252/80)  ZMHC 10 (7 April 1980);|| ZMHC 10||07 Apr 1980||EL Judicial Review Minerals, oil and gas Courts- Transfer of cases- Transfer between magistrates...|
|High Court of Zambia||Heinrich Hotels Ltd. t/a Hotel Edinburgh v Kitwe City Council (2009/HK/554)  ZMHC 2 (14 June 2011);|| ZMHC 2||14 Jun 2011||EL Frivolous, vexatious, nuisance proceedings Injunctions and interdicts Environmental impact and...|
|High Court of Zambia||Mooto (SG Zambia Association of Timber and Forestry Based Industries) v Director of Forestry and Another (2017/HP/1016)  ZMHC 245 (28 June 2018);|| ZMHC 245||28 Jun 2018||Judicial Review Abuse of Process Land use EL This matter dealt with an appeal following the first...|