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||Swissbourgh Diamond Mines (Pty) Ltd and Another v Commissioner of Mines and Geology N O and Others (CIV/APN/394/91)  LSHC 95 (12 December 1997);|| LSHC 95||12 Dec 1997||Flynote: EL Abuse of Process Minerals, oil and gas Headnote and Holding: The court determined...|
|Supreme Court of Uganda||Oriental Insurance Brokers Ltd v Transocean (U) Ltd ((Supreme Court Civil Appeal No. 55 of 1995))  UGSC 1 (1 October 1997);|| UGSC 1||01 Oct 1997||Flynote: Civil Procedure Appeals and reviews Search Summary: This was an appeal against judgment...|
|High Court of Uganda||Harriet Namakula v Registrar Trustees K'la Archdiocese (Civil Suit No. 47 of 1996) ((Civil Suit No. 47 of 1996))  UGHC 2 (5 June 1997);|| UGHC 2||05 Jun 1997||Flynote: Civil Procedure Search Summary: This was an application for orders that suit property...|