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||LM and Others v Government of the Republic of Namibia (I 1603/2008 I 3518/2008 I 3007/2008)  NAHC 211 (30 July 2012);|| NAHC 211||30 Jul 2012||HR Sexual and reproductive health Family Liberty Life Dignity and honour and reputation REPORTABLE...|
|African Commission on Human and Peoples Rights||Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum v Zimbabwe (Communication 295/04)  ACHPR 8; (2 May 2012)||02 May 2012||Communication 295/04: Noah Kazingachire, John Chitsenga, Elias Chemvura and Batanai Hadzisi (...|
|African Commission on Human and Peoples Rights||Shumba v Republic Of Zimbabwe (Communication No. 288/2004)  ACHPR 112; (2 May 2012)||02 May 2012||English Flynote: HR Life Integrity of the person Dignity and honour and reputation Liberty...|