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||Baitsokoli and Another v Maseru City Council and Others (CONST/C/1/2004) (CONST/C/1/2004)  LSHC 12 (25 April 2004);|| LSHC 12||25 Apr 2004||Flynote: HR Life Work High Court Case number: CONST/C/1/2004 Case name: Baitsokoli and Another...|
|African Commission on Human and Peoples Rights||African Institute For Human Rights And Development v Guinea (Communication No. 249/2002)  ACHPR 59; (7 December 2004)||07 Dec 2004||English 23 November- 7 December 2004 Communication No. 249/2002 AFRICAN COMMISSION ON HUMAN AND...|
|African Commission on Human and Peoples Rights||Interights and Anor. v Nigeria (Communication No. 248/2002)  ACHPR 57; (4 June 2004)||04 Jun 2004||English 21 May- 4th June 2004 Communication No. 248/2002 AFRICAN COMMISSION ON HUMAN AND PEOPLES'...|
|African Commission on Human and Peoples Rights||Rabah v Mauritania (Communication No. 197/97)  ACHPR 55; (4 June 2004)||04 Jun 2004||English 21 May- 4th June 2004 Communication No. 197/97 AFRICAN COMMISSION ON HUMAN AND PEOPLES'...|