11 Nov 2010 Staff Writer
SALC IN THE NEWS: SADC TRIBUNAL IN LIMBO...

SADC heads of state have been accused of acting unconstitutionally by effectively suspending the work of the SADC Tribunal. The Southern African Litigation Centre (SALC) in Johannesburg says the SADC heads of state during their annual August meeting in Windhoek…

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29 Jul 2010 Staff Writer
Malawi: Protecting the rights of same-sex couples...

Steven Monjeza and Tiwonge Chimbalanga were arrested on 28 December 2009 and charged with violating sections 153 and 156 of Malawi’s Penal Code prohibiting carnal knowledge against the order of nature and gross indecency between males.  They had held a…

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29 May 2010 Staff Writer
Zambia: Mandatory HIV Testing of Military Employees...

In May 2010, the High Court in Livingstone found that both petitioners, Stanley Kingaipe and Charles Chookole, were subjected to HIV testing without their informed consent in violation of their rights to privacy and to be free from inhuman and…

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