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COURT DIARY: Mareka and 22 Others v the Commander of the Lesotho Defence Force and Others

Introduction On Friday 15 April 2016 the Lesotho Court of Appeal heard arguments on a challenge by 23 members of the Lesotho Defence Force (LDF) to decisions relating to their arrests and detention and the Minister of Defence‚Äôs decision to convene a court martial in the case of Mareka and …» Read More

Blog Posts

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 » Read More

SALC Joins the Fight to Repeal Lesotho Law Banning Women from Becoming Chiefs

Through the variety of legal cases and jurisdictions in which SALC has worked, SALC has » Read More

SALC COMMEMORATES DAY OF THE AFRICAN CHILD

Since 1991, member States of the African Union (AU) commemorate the Day of the African » Read More

News Stories

SALC in the News: Mosotho Woman Fights to be Chief

The Botswana Gazette Customary law provides for male succession only The case demonstrates how customary » Read More

SALC in the News: Women’s Movement Must Champion Justice Delivery

All Africa Priti Patel In August 2012, the Constitutional Court in Lesotho reserved judgement on » Read More

SALC in the News: SADC Leaders Duplicitous in Axing Tribunal

So often are the winds of change said to blow through the southern reaches of » Read More