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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|Case citation (MNC)
|Supreme Court of Zambia
|Haonga & Others v The People (No. 45 of 1976)  ZMSC 1 (21 September 1976);
| ZMSC 1
|21 Sep 1976
|Criminal law- Common design to commit felony- Death resulting from act of one going beyond common...