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||Muller v President of the Republic of Namibia (SA 2/98)  NASC 2 (21 May 1999);|| NASC 2||21 May 1999||HR Name Equality and non-discrimination Women CASE NO.: SA 2/98 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF NAMIBIA In...|
|Supreme Court||Namunjepo and Others v Commanding Officer Windhoek Prison and Another (SA 3/98)  NASC 3 (09 July 1999);|| NASC 3||09 Jul 1999||HR Torture cruel inhuman or degrading treatment CASE NO.: SA 3/98 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF NAMIBIA...|