13 Dec 2010 Staff Writer
MALAWI: UNITED NATIONS WORKING GROUP ON ARBITRARY DETENTION...

SALC will be submitting four cases to the United Nations Working Group on Arbitrary Detention (WGAD) arguing that the applicants’…

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13 Dec 2010 Staff Writer
MALAWI: CHALLENGING UNREASONABLE OR EXCESSIVE BAIL...

SALC has approached the Chief Justice of Malawi seeking constitutional certification in a case challenging the extortionate and arbitrary level…

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21 Nov 2010 Staff Writer
MALAWI: RIGHT TO BAIL FOR TERMINALLY ILL REMANDEES...

SALC is challenging the fact that terminally ill remandees have no opportunity to provide evidence to an independent arbiter on…

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20 Nov 2010 Staff Writer
MALAWI: THE RIGHT TO BAIL AND UNREASONABLE DELAY BEFORE TRIAL...

In Mkula et al vs the Republic SALC advanced arguments that the length of detention of the applicants was in…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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