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Law Book Review: The Nature of Customary Law: Legal, Historical and Philosophical Perspectives by...

http://www.LawBookMix.com This is the summary of The Nature of Customary Law: Legal, Historical and Philosophical Perspectives by Amanda Perreau-Saussine, Ja...

Final Verdict - Full Ep 12 (African Customary Law of Marriage)

2011 The Final Verdict Episode 12 (African Customary Law of Marriage). Aired on 23 Aug 2011 on SABC 2 at 11h30.

Thandabantu Nhlapo: South African Customary Law

Former deputy ambassador to the United States and current chair of the committee on South African Customary Law, Thandabantu Nhlapo addresses whether the Sou...

Customary Law - Ep. 20

Homework. NOTE: There will be no episode 21. I am skipping next Tuesday because I have too many projects due. I, however, really like my numbering, so next F...

Ramblings 88: Customary International Law

Day 3 of our look at the sources of international law: custom and state practice. Comments and questions to ramblings@rebeccalfarnum.com. "Ramblings with Reb...

Customary Law Limits Women's Rights

Meaza Ashenafi, Board Chairperson of Ethiopia's Enat Bank, describes the problems customary and religious laws can cause for women in Africa. These types of ...

Traditional Aboriginal customary law being pushed out

Tradidional Aboriginal customary law has been pushed out of mainstream Australian Commonwealth Law - according to experts gathered in Brisbane this week. The...

Large-scale expansion in agriculture &mining, and response in customary law


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Integrating Legal Frameworks: Customary Law, Statutory Law and Spousal Property Rights in Ghana

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164 news items

Jakarta Post

Jakarta Post
Thu, 07 Aug 2014 22:47:44 -0700

Often, he said his home would be surrounded by thousands of centipedes, spiders, ants and scorpions believed to have been “sent” by his rivals in order to put a stop to the implementation of the customary law. “For me, finding strange things creeping ...

Independent Online

Independent Online
Tue, 05 Aug 2014 01:48:45 -0700

Even on a legal level, the letter – dated July 23, citing section 10.2 of the Traditional Leadership and Governance Act 41 of 2003 – poses significant challenges to customary law. And this is important, as that act is the instrument by which Zuma is ...

Independent Online

Independent Online
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 05:22:30 -0700

The high court is to hear arguments on October 24 on ukuthwala as recognised by customary law and whether it constitutes a valid defence for any of the charges on which Jezile was convicted. In the high court on Friday, a full Bench of three judges ...

Chicago Defender

Legalbrief (subscription)
Thu, 07 Aug 2014 00:30:00 -0700

Dalindyebo said, explaining that according to customary law the fact that she did not instigate the divorce meant she was 'still with the family'. Dalindyebo said the tribal authorities were not approached according to custom by Nelson Mandela about ...
Open Democracy
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 07:13:14 -0700

It is therefore suggested that drafters of a statute for a hybrid tribunal in Syria adopt the crime, arguing that it follows the ICRC's interpretation of international customary law and contributes to the development of international law, while ...
Daily Times
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 14:10:03 -0700

Such a claim became part of convention, something likening customary law of Muslims, and thereafter the sultan began to be referred to as caliph as well. The Ottoman Caliphate became the symbol of Muslim power in a world increasingly dominated by ...
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 17:00:00 -0700

This is apparent in the effective replacement of Maori customary law by English common law, an act of violent displacement that is itself the very essence of inequality: not only did the latter succeed by making the former, its juridical other, unequal ...

Independent Online

Independent Online
Sat, 30 Aug 2014 23:11:15 -0700

The majority held that Tsonga customary law required that the first wife be informed of her husband's subsequent customary marriage. The court also found that Tsonga customary law had to be developed so that it is consistent with the constitution. The ...

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