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||Republic Vrs High Court, General Jurisdiction ‘5’, Accra Ex Parte: Minister For The Interior and Another (NO. J5/10/2018)  GHASC 17 (08 March 2018);|| GHASC 17||08 Mar 2018||Flynote: HR Movement and residence Supreme Court Case number: NO. J5/10/2018 Case name: ...|
|High Court of Tanzania||Muro Investments co. Limited vs Alice Andrew Mlela (Civil Appeal No.72 of 2015)  TZHC 24; (02 February 2018)|| TZHC 24||02 Feb 2018||High Court Dar es Salaam Zone Registry Service of Process Right to Defend Have his cause heard (...|
|High Court of Tanzania||Jamal Said & 3 Others vs Karmal Aziz Msuya (Land Case No.42 of 2017)  TZHC 21; (02 February 2018)|| TZHC 21||02 Feb 2018||High Court Dar es Salaam Zone Registry Jurisdiction CL The plaintiffs instituted a land suit...|
|High Court of Tanzania||Peter Keasi vs The Editor of The Mawaio News Paper & Another (Civil Case No.145 of 2014)  TZHC 77; (15 March 2018)|| TZHC 77||15 Mar 2018||High Court Dar es Salaam Zone Registry Defamation Jurisdiction CL The base of the suit was...|