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 General Division||Kapanda v Misanjo (Civil Appeal No. 90 of 2015)  MWHC 29 (30 January 2018);|| MWHC 29||30 Jan 2018||Headnote and Holding: The appellant in this matter claimed that the respondent had encroached...|
|High Court General Division||Kapiye v Lapken & Anor. (Civil Appeal Cause No. 102 of 2017)  MWHC 1101 (23 July 2018);|| MWHC 1101||23 Jul 2018||Headnote and Holding: This was an appeal against a decision of a magistrate to dismiss the...|