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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|Constitutional Court||Ponoo v Attorney-General (5 of 2010)  SCCC 4 (16 November 2010);||16 Nov 2010||HR Independent judiciary Dignity and honour and reputation Liberty Torture cruel inhuman or...|
|Constitutional Court||Simeon v Attorney-General (1 of 2010)  SCCC 3 (28 September 2010);||28 Sep 2010||HR Independent judiciary Dignity and honour and reputation Liberty Torture cruel inhuman or...|
|Court of Appeal||Poonoo v Attorney-General (SCA 38 of 2010)  SCCA 30 (09 December 2011);||09 Dec 2011||HR Independent judiciary Have his cause heard (fair trial) Torture cruel inhuman or degrading...|
|Court of Appeal||Serret v Attorney-General (CR SCA No: 9/2011)  SCCA 13 (31 August 2012);||31 Aug 2012||HR Have his cause heard (fair trial) Independent judiciary serret_vs_ag_pdf_33366.pdf SERRET v...|