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|
|Supreme Court of Uganda||James Sawoabiri,Fred Musisi v Uganda ((Cr.Appeal No.5 Of 1990))  UGSC 1 (4 June 1991);|| UGSC 1||04 Jun 1991||Flynote: Constitutional Law Criminal law Human Rights Substantive rights Have his cause heard (...|
|High Court of Uganda||Re: Harry John Shilling (An Infant) (Adoption Cause No. 15 of 1991) ((An Infant))  UGHC 6 (23 December 1991);|| UGHC 6||23 Dec 1991||Flynote: Adoption HR Search Summary: The petitioners are husband and wife who are British...|
|High Court of Uganda||Re: Application for Guardianship of Jane Namukasa (An Infant) (Miscellaneous Application No. 78 of 1991) ((An Infant))  UGHC 7 (16 December 1991);|| UGHC 7||16 Dec 1991||Flynote: HR Family Parental care and protection Download: high-court-1991-7.rtf THE REP UBLIC...|