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SALC Research Report: Alignment of Eswatini’s Domestic Laws with Recommendations of United Nations Human Rights Mechanisms

It is more than seventy years since the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) was adopted yet the struggle to achieve full realisation of human rights remains a pressing reality. One of the challenges hampering the enjoyment of human rights is the degree to which State parties to key human…
Staff Writer
11 Mar 2019
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News Release: Swaziland High Court strikes down provisions of the sedition and subversive activities and suppression of terrorism acts

On 16 September 2016, the High Court in Swaziland declared a number of provisions in the Sedition and Subversive Activities and Suppression of Terrorism Acts invalid. In a majority decision, Judges Annandale and Mamba held that the provisions relating to the definition of the offences of sedition, subversion and terrorism…
Staff Writer
22 Mar 2016
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Media Advisory: Swazi High Court hearing on constitutionality of sedition and terrorism laws

MBABANE: On Monday, 8 February 2016, the Swazi High Court will continue to hear arguments in the case brought to challenge the constitutionality of the Sedition and Subversive Activities and Suppression of Terrorism Acts. WHERE: High Court, Mbabane, Swaziland WHEN: 09h30, Monday, 8 February 2016 Four separate applications were filed…
Staff Writer
5 Feb 2016