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 of Tanzania||RUGARABAMU ARCHARD MWOMBEKI v CHARLES KIZIGHA AND THREE OTHERS ()  TZHC 1; (01 January 1979); 1984 TLR 350 (TZHC)|| TZHC 1||01 Jan 1979||Torts- Defamation- Damages- Defendants published of the plaintiff false information without lawful...|
|High Court of Tanzania||RUGARABAMU ARCHARD MWOMBEKI v CHARLES KIZIGHA AND THREE OTHERS ()  TZHC 2; (01 January 1979); 1985 TLR 59 (TZHC)|| TZHC 2||01 Jan 1979||Torts - Defamation- Damages- Defendants published of the plaintiff false information without...|
|High Court of Tanzania||SEIF MARARE v MWADAWA SALUM ()  TZHC 3; (10 June 1979); 1985 TLR 253 (TZHC)|| TZHC 3||10 Jun 1979||Administration of Estates- Application for appointment of administrator of deceased's estate- Duty...|
|High Court of Tanzania||AMOS JONATHAN v J.S. MASUKA AND OTHERS ()  TZHC 4; (21 December 1979); 1983 TLR 201 (TZHC)|| TZHC 4||21 Dec 1979||Tort- Defamation- Libel- Allegation of defrauding the employer-Publication of defamatory G matter...|