26 May 2010 Staff Writer
Decision expected in Zambian Air Force case tomorrow...

The High Court in Livingstone, Zambia, tomorrow is expected to hand down a decision in a case involving the alleged testing and dismissal of two HIV positive employees. We will update the blog tomorrow regarding the decision and post the judgment as…

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25 May 2010 Staff Writer
MALAWI: MALAWI GAY COUPLE APPEAL...

Lawyers for Malawi’s convicted first openly gay couple has said the pair has instructed him to appeal to the country’s High Court against the harsh sentence handed to them. Blantyre Chief Resident Magistrate Nyakwawa Usiwa Usiwa sentenced Steven Monjeza and…

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20 May 2010 Staff Writer
AFRICAN CIVIL SOCIETY EXPRESSES OUTRAGE AT THE CONVICTION OF MALAWI COUPLE...

Over 20 (and growing) African civil society groups have expressed outrage at the harsh sentence handed down this morning in Malawi and are calling on the government to release Steven Monjeza and Tiwonge Chimbalanga and repeal the discriminatory laws criminalizing consensual sexual behavior. The…

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09 Sep 2000 Staff Writer
SALC SUBMISSIONS ON THE SOUTH AFRICAN IMPLMENTATION OF THE GENEVA CONVENTIONS BI...

August marked the 62nd anniversary of the Geneva Conventions. Regarded as the “laws of war” the Conventions and their Additional Protocols are at the heart of international humanitarian law, the body of international law that regulates the conduct of armed…

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