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 Constitutional Division||The President of the Court of Appeal v The Prime Minister and Others (Constittutional case no 11 of 2013)  LSHC 120 (22 November 2013);|| LSHC 120||22 Nov 2013||Flynote: HR Independent judiciary High Court Constitutional Division Case number: ...|
|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...|
|Court of Appeal at Nairobi||Law Society of Kenya v Centre for Human Rights and Democracy & 13 others  eKLR (Civil Appeal 308 of 2012); (18 October 2013);||18 Oct 2013||http://kenyalaw.org/caselaw/cases/view/91763 INTHE COURT OF APPEAL AT NAIROBI (CORAM: KIAGE,...|
|African Commission on Human and Peoples Rights||Gabre-Selassie and Anor. v Ethopia (Communication No. 301/2005)  ACHPR 118; (12 October 2013)||12 Oct 2013||English COMMUNICATION 301/O5 – Haregewoin Gabre-Selassie and IHRDA (on behalf of former Dergue...|