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||SYLIVERY PASCHAL v REPUBLIC ()  TZHC 1; (20 February 1980)|| TZHC 1||20 Feb 1980||Criminal Practice and Procedure-Being in unlawful possession of Part I Poison c/s 25(2), D Cap....|
|High Court of Tanzania||RAMADHANI MASHA v REPUBLIC ()  TZHC 2; (03 June 1980)|| TZHC 2||03 Jun 1980||Criminal Practice and Procedure - Sentencing- Accused sentenced without first being convicted-...|
|High Court of Tanzania||HASUMATI CHHAGANLAL v BASHIRHUSSEIN GULAMALI & ANOTHER ()  TZHC 3; (07 August 1980)|| TZHC 3||07 Aug 1980||Family- Marriage between Indian citizen and Zanzibari- Applicable law- 'Lex domicili' of F ...|
|High Court of Tanzania||JOSEPH WARIOBA BUTIKU v PERUCY MUGANDA BUTIKU ()  TZHC 4; (01 December 1980)|| TZHC 4||01 Dec 1980||Family Law- Divorce- Both parties are agreed that the marriage has irreparably broken B down-...|