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Court Diary: Swazi Constitutional Challenges Day 4

On Tuesday, 9 February 2016 the High Court in Swaziland concluded the hearing on the constitutionality of the Sedition and Subversive Activities Act and the Suppression of Terrorism Act. Adv Peter Hathorn continued his argument in reply, and began by emphasising that the state respondents’ arguments that the Swazi terrorism …» Read More

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Court Diary: Swazi Constitutional Challenges Day 4

On Tuesday, 9 February 2016 the High Court in Swaziland concluded the hearing on the » Read More

Court Diary: Swazi Constitutional Challenges Day 3

On Monday, 8 February 2016, the Swazi High Court continued hearing applications challenging the constitutionality » Read More

Thulani Maseko and Bheki Makhubu Acquitted and Released

On Tuesday in the Swazi Supreme Court, veteran judge Jacobus Annandale commented that the day » Read More

News Stories

SALC in the News: Swazi Rights Abuses Criticised

HUMAN rights group NamRights and the Teachers Union Congress of Namibia (Tucna)have denounced the five-day » Read More

News Release: Judicial Crisis Escalates in Swaziland as Law Society Fights to Block Illegal Probe by Parliament

The Swaziland Law Society will today look to push back renewed assaults on the independence » Read More

Swaziland: The Critical Health Implications of Swaziland’s Budgetary Allocations for Fiscal Year 2012/13

We write to draw your attention to the budgetary allocations made by Swaziland for the » Read More

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Anneke Meerkotter

HRC Panel on Sexual Orientation, 7 March 2012

On 7 March 2012, the UN Human Rights Council’s 19th session will hold a panel discussion on Human Rights, Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity. The panel will be opened by the UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon, who has recently urged member states to stop discrimination based on sexual orientation in its …» Read More