App. 018/2016_Cosma Faustin vs Tanzania

Cosma Faustin vs United Republic of Tanzania On March 22nd, 2016, Mr Cosma Faustin, applicant, filed an application instituting proceedings before the African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights (the Court) concerning alleged violations of the African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights (the Charter) in its Articles 3 (1) and (2) and 7(1). Mr […]

104- LaGrand Case (Germany vs USA)

104- LaGrand Case (Germany vs USA) Karl and Walter LaGrand, both German citizens, were arrested in the State of Arizona in 1982. They were judged and sentenced to the death penalty without having been informed of their right to communicate with and be assisted by their governments. As a result, consular officers did not intervene […]