Lesotho

ENDANGERING LAWYERS AND THE RULE OF LAW IN LESOTHO AND SWAZILAND

& Caroline James Friday 22 January is the international Day of the Endangered Lawyer. It is a day in which we draw focus on those in the legal profession who in representing their clients face harassment, persecution, injury and death. Events in the past year have highlighted the gravity of …» Read More

JUSTICE AT THE BARREL OF A GUN: A COURT DIARY FROM LESOTHO

On Wednesday 16 September 2015, SALC attended a hearing in the Lesotho High Court in the matter of Mareka and 22 others v the Commander of the Lesotho Defence Force and Others. SALC provided technical assistance to the applicants’ legal team. Lesotho has faced repeated political and security crises over …» Read More

SALC Amicus: Masupha v The Senior Resident Magistrate for the Subordinate Court of Berea and Others

SALC Amicus submission on the link between HIV and women’s right to succeed to chieftainship in Masupha v The Senior Resident Magistrate for the Subordinate Court of Berea and Others (Lesotho High Court 2010)» Read More

SALC Amicus: Masupha v Senior Resident Magistrate for the Subordinate Court of Berea and Others

SALC Amicus submissions on the link between HIV and women’s right to succeed to chieftainship in Masupha v The Senior Resident Magistrate for the Subordinate Court of Berea and Others (Lesotho High Court 2010)» Read More