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Constitutional Amendment Passed by Legislature (November 26, 2013) by Constance Johnson

On November 19, 2013, the House of Representatives, the unicameral Parliament of Sierra Leone, passed a ...

Topic: Constitution; Legislative bodies
Jurisdiction: Sierra Leone

Human Rights Commissioner Asks Return of Blood Diamonds (August 19, 2010) by Constance Johnson

Sierra Leone's Human Rights Commissioner, Yasmin Jusu-Sheriff, recently called for the return of the "blood diamonds" ...

Topic: War crimes
Jurisdiction: Sierra Leone

Supreme Court Rules Libel Law Does Not Violate Freedom of Press (December 15, 2009) by Hanibal Goitom

It was reported on December 7, 2009, that the Sierra Leone Supreme Court had rejected a ...

Topic: Freedom of the press
Jurisdiction: Sierra Leone

New Draft Mining Law to Increase Government Revenues, Decrease Child Recruitment (June 25, 2009) by Hanibal Goitom

It was reported on June 18, 2009, that a draft mining law seeking to increase government ...

Topic: Mineral resources and mines
Jurisdiction: Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone Convicts to Serve Time in Rwanda (March 27, 2009) by Hanibal Goitom

On March 18, 2009, the Special Court for Sierra Leone (SCSL), the Sierra Leone-based Tribunal established ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: Rwanda; Sierra Leone

Financial Shortfall May Lead to Taylor's Release (March 05, 2009) by Constance Johnson

As of May 2009, the United Nations-backed Special Court for Sierra Leone may face a shortage ...

Topic: War crimes
Jurisdiction: Liberia; Sierra Leone

New Drug Control Law Passed (August 28, 2008) by Hanibal Goitom

It was reported on August 2, 2008, that the National Drugs Act of 2008, drafted with ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: Sierra Leone

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Last updated: November 26, 2013