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|
|Trustees for the timebeing of the Biowatch Trust v Registrar Genetic Resources and Others (23005/2002)  ZAGPHC 135; (23 February 2005);|| ZAGPHC 135||23 Feb 2005||Flynote: EL Procedural Fairness Access to environmental information Judicial Review Headnote and...|
|High Courts Eastern Cape||Wildlife and Environment Society of South Africa v MEC for Economic Affairs, Environment and Tourism, Eastern Cape Provincial Government and Others (ECJ 046/2005)  ZAECHC 14; (28 April 2005);|| ZAECHC 14||28 Apr 2005||Flynote: EL Attribution of Costs Judicial Review Public interest in environment FORM A FILING...|