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||Republic v Sidonie (59 of 2008)  SCSC 63 (13 May 2010);||13 May 2010||HR Life 63_0.rtf 63_0.pdf IN THE SUPREME COURT OF SEYCHELLES The Republic Vs Gonzaquee Sidonie...|
|High Court||Maletzky and Others v Attorney General and Others (A298/2009)  NAHC 173 (29 October 2010);|| NAHC 173||29 Oct 2010||HR Have his cause heard (fair trial) Housing Dignity and honour and reputation Life Food security...|
|African Commission on Human and Peoples Rights||Southern Africa Human Rights NGO Network & Ors v Tanzania (Communication No. 333/2006)  ACHPR 107; (26 May 2010)||26 May 2010||12-26 May 2010 Communication No. 333/2006 AFRICAN COMMISSION ON HUMAN AND PEOPLES' RIGHTS Forty-...|
|African Commission on Human and Peoples Rights||Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) v Nigeria (Communication No. 338/2007)  ACHPR 109; (24 November 2010)||24 Nov 2010||10-24 November 2010 Communication No. 338/2007 AFRICAN COMMISSION ON HUMAN AND PEOPLES' RIGHTS...|