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|
|Constitutional Court of Uganda||Zachary Olum and Another v Attorney General ((Constitutional Petition No. 6 of 1999))  UGCC 3 (6 June 2000);|| UGCC 3||06 Jun 2000||Flynote: HR Receive information Download: constitutional-court-2000-3.rtf constitutional-court-...|
|High Court of Uganda||Ssemanda Alex Burton v Uganda- High Court Miscellaneous Criminal Application No. 157 of 1999 (High Court Miscellaneous Criminal Application No. 157 of 1999)  UGHC 1 (19 January 2000);|| UGHC 1||19 Jan 2000||Flynote: Criminal law Liberty HR Search Summary: This was an application for bail pending trial...|
|High Court of Uganda||David Etuket & anoer v The New Vision Publishing Corporation (Civil Suit No.86 Of 1996) ((Civil Suit No.86 Of 1996))  UGHC 29 (8 September 2000);|| UGHC 29||08 Sep 2000||Flynote: HR Dignity and honour and reputation Search Summary: Download: high-court-2000-29.rtf...|