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 Main Division||Shalli v Attorney – General and Another (POCA 9/2011)  NAHCMD 5 (16 January 2013);|| NAHCMD 5||16 Jan 2013||HR Have his cause heard (fair trial) Dignity and honour and reputation EL Judicial Review Public...|
|Space Securitisation (Pty) Ltd v Trans Caledon Tunnel Authority and Others (13852/2013)  ZAGPJHC 228; (03 September 2013);|| ZAGPJHC 228||03 Sep 2013||Flynote: EL Public interest in environment Injunctions and interdicts Public participation...|
|Environment and Land Court at Eldoret||Joseph Leboo & 2 others v Director Kenya Forest Services & another  eKLR (Environment and Land 273 of 2013); (01 October 2013);||01 Oct 2013||http://kenyalaw.org/caselaw/cases/view/92434 REPUBLIC OF KENYA IN THE ENVIRONMENT AND LAND COURT...|
|Escarpment Environment Protection Group and Another v Department of Water Affairs and Others, In Re; Escarpment Environment Protection Group and Another v Department of Water Affairs and Others, In Re; Escarpment Environment Protection Group and Another v|| ZAGPPHC 505||20 Nov 2013||Flynote: EL Judicial Review Locus standi in environmental litigation Public interest in...|