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|
|Court of Appeal of Tanzania||Director of Public Prosecutions v Pete (Criminal Appeal No. 28 of 1990)  TZCA 1; (16 May 1991)|| TZCA 1||16 May 1991||High Court Dar es Salaam Main Registry Have his cause heard (fair trial) HR 1991_1_0.rtf 1991_1_0....|