Tag Archive: genocide ideology laws

5th October 2012 – Victoire Ingabire Supreme Court Verdict Postponed Again

Kigali, 05 October 2012 Lire l’article en Français The Supreme court has just postponed to 18 October 2012 (11:00) for the third time the verdict on political prisoner Ingabire constitutional review case on controversial genocide ideology and divisionism laws. This time the official reason is an absent judge. Disappointed supporters gathered at the court house, but …

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27th March 2012 – Victoire Ingabire before the Supreme Court for a review of genocide ideology laws

March 27, 2012 The Supreme Court introduced the case on constitutional review filed by the opposition leader Madame Victoire Ingabire Umuhoza against genocide ideology laws threatening freedom of expression and the rule of law. In this case the respondent is the government of Rwanda represented by a legal team from the Ministry of justice. On …

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22nd March 2012 – Victoire Ingabire’s political trial adjourned for a constitutional review on genocide ideology laws

Kigali, 22 March 2012 The High Court has been adjourned to 2nd April 2012 to allow the political trial of the opposition leader Madame Victoire Ingabire to prepare for the Supreme Court Constitutional review starting on 27 March 2012, at 08:00. On 07 March 2012, Madame Victoire Ingabire Umuhoza filed a petition for the constitutional …

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7th March 2012 – Political prisoner Victoire Ingabire challenges ultra vires laws in the Kangaroo process

Kigali, 07 March 2012. Today, the political prisoner Ms. Victoire Ingabire Umuhoza, imprisoned leader of FDU-INKINGI, has petitioned the Rwandan Supreme Court to challenge the constitutionality of ultra vires aspects of articles 2 to 9 of the LAW N°18/2008 OF 23/07/2008 RELATING TO THE PUNISHMENT OF THE CRIME OF GENOCIDE IDEOLOGY because they are not in …

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