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||Erongo Regional Council and Others v Wlotzkasbaken Home Owners Association and Another (SA 6/2008)  NASC 2 (17 March 2009);|| NASC 2||17 Mar 2009||This was an appeal against a judgment of the High Court which ordered the appellants to comply...|
|High Court||Namibia Water Corporation Limited v Aussenkehr Farms (Pty) Ltd (Case No.: I 1286/2005)  NAHC 1 (09 January 2009);|| NAHC 1||09 Jan 2009||The matter dealt with an alleged breach of contract that required the plaintiff to supply large...|
|Supreme Court of Appeal South Africa||Duncan v Minister of Environmental Affairs and Tourism and Another (2/2009)  ZASCA 168; (01 December 2009);|| ZASCA 168||01 Dec 2009||Flynote: EL Judicial Review Role of state in relation to environment Marine species and fisheries...|
|Mazibuko and Others v City of Johannesburg and Others|| ZACC 28||08 Oct 2009||Flynote: EL Public interest in environment Judicial Review Public Service Constitutional...|