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||IN THE MATTER OF A PETITION CHALLENGING THE VALIDITY OF THE ELECTION OF JOHN DRAMANI MAHAMA AS PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF GHANA PURSUANT TO THE PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION (J1/6/2013)  GHASC 3 (29 August 2013);|| GHASC 3||29 Aug 2013||Flynote: HR Democracy Participate in government Have his cause heard (fair trial) Supreme Court...|
|Supreme Court||Ansu-Gyeabour v Attorney General (Ruling) (J6/1/2012)  GHASC 135 (31 January 2013);|| GHASC 135||31 Jan 2013||Flynote: HR Independent judiciary Supreme Court Case number: J6/1/2012 Case name: Ansu-Gyeabour...|
|Supreme Court||Republic v High Court (Fast Track Div) Accra, Ex Parte: Attorney General (Ruling) (J5/24/2012)  GHASC 140 (24 January 2013);|| GHASC 140||24 Jan 2013||Flynote: HR Rule of law Supreme Court Case number: J5/24/2012 Case name: Republic v High Court...|