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||Trustco Group International Ltd and Others v Shikongo (SA 8/2009)  NASC 6 (07 July 2010);|| NASC 6||07 Jul 2010||Flynote: Defamation of politician Expression (defamation, 24, reasonable publication in public...|
|High Court||Maletzky and Others v Attorney General and Others (A298/2009)  NAHC 173 (29 October 2010);|| NAHC 173||29 Oct 2010||HR Have his cause heard (fair trial) Housing Dignity and honour and reputation Life Food security...|