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|
|High Court of Uganda||Musinguzi v Amama Mbabazi & Anor (Election Petition No. HCT-o5-CV-EPA-0003 of 2001)  UGHC 1 (5 February 2002);|| UGHC 1||05 Feb 2002||Flynote: Civil Procedure Independent judiciary HR Search Summary: This is a ruling on the...|
|Supreme Court||Ametefe v Attorney General and Another (Ruling on Preliminary Objection) (J1/3/2017)  GHASC 10 (01 February 2017);|| GHASC 10||01 Feb 2017||Flynote: HR Independent judiciary Rule of law CL Jurisdiction Parties to A Suit Constitutional...|
|Supreme Court||Ramadan and Another v Electoral Commission and Another (The Ruling of the Court) (J8/108/2016)  GHASC 48 (27 July 2016);|| GHASC 48||27 Jul 2016||Flynote: HR Independent judiciary Receive information CL Contempt of Court Express and...|