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||Auala v S (SA 42/2008)  NASC 3 (27 April 2010);|| NASC 3||27 Apr 2010||This Supreme Court case concerned an appeal against the ruling of the High Court that found the...|
|Supreme Court||Namib Plains Farming and Tourism CC v Valencia Uranium (Pty) Ltd and Others (SA 25/2008)  NASC 3 (19 May 2011);|| NASC 3||19 May 2011||In this Supreme Court case, the first respondent applied for the permit to drill boreholes in the...|
|High Court Main Division||Ndevahoma v Shimwooshili and Others (HC-MD-CIV-ACT-OTH-2017/03184)  NAHCMD 32 (25 January 2019);|| NAHCMD 32||25 Jan 2019||Flynote: Customary Law – Communal Land – Communal land rights – Power to evict a leaseholder from...|