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Somalia: 1) Information on the basis of the judicial system (civil and criminal) from October 1969 to 1990; 2) Information on the application of habeas corpus in the Somali judicial system

Publisher Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada
Author Research Directorate, Immigration and Refugee Board, Canada
Publication Date 1 July 1992
Citation / Document Symbol SOM11292
Cite as Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada, Somalia: 1) Information on the basis of the judicial system (civil and criminal) from October 1969 to 1990; 2) Information on the application of habeas corpus in the Somali judicial system, 1 July 1992, SOM11292, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/3ae6ab3a10.html [accessed 22 October 2014]
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1)       For information on the above-mentioned subject please refer to the attached documents, especially the Area Handbook entitled Somalia: A Country Study.

2) Information on this subject is available in the Area Handbook entitled Somalia: A Country Study, pp. 198-199.

References

Africa Watch. January 1990. Somalia: A Government at War With its Own People. New York, N.Y.: Human Watch Publications.

National Academy of Science. 1988. Scientist and Human Rights in Somalia. Washington, D.C.: National Academy Press.

Samatar, Said S. and David D. Laitin. 1987. Somalia: Nation in Search of a State. Boulder, Colorado: Westview Press.

Somalia: A Country Study. 1982. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office.

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