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|
|Court of Appeal||Nimoh v. Acheampong (GLR 49, CA)  GHACA 1 (02 February 1959);|| GHACA 1||02 Feb 1959||Court of Appeal Case number: GLR 49, CA Case name: Nimoh v. Acheampong Judgment Date: 02...|
|High Court- Land||Nsiah Vrs Asare And Others (GLR 17-21)  GHAHCLD 1 (17 January 1959);|| GHAHCLD 1||17 Jan 1959||High Court- Land Case number: GLR 17-21 Case name: Nsiah Vrs Asare And Others Judgment Date: 17...|
|Court of Appeal||IN THE MATIER OF PIERRE SARR N'JIE, BARRISTER AND SOLICITOR OF TilE SUPREME COURT OF TilE GAMBIA AND IN TilE MATTER OF RULE 7, ORDER IX OF THE FIRST SCHEDULE TO THE RULES OF THE SUPREME COURT, 1928 (012)  SLCA 1 (05 June 1959);||05 Jun 1959||Search Summary: Practice and procedure-Suspension of legal practitioner--Whether deputy judge can...|
|Supreme Court||IN TilE MATIER OF PIERRE SARR N'JIE, BARRISTER AND SOLICITOR OIN TilE MATTER OF RULE 7, ORDER IX OF THE FIRST SCHEDULE TO TilE RULES OF TilE SUPREME COURT, 1928 F TilE SUPREME COURT OF TilE GAMBIA and (004)  SLSC 1 (05 June 1959);||05 Jun 1959||Search Summary: Prd procedure-Suspension of legal practitioner--Whether deputy judge can...|