Medicines Act Court Case
 

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Medicines Act Court Case

A paper on the role of legal action by activists in combatting corporate propaganda surrounding the Medicines Act. (Rich Text Document)
By Mark Heywood (Head of the AIDS Law Project and TAC Secretary) published in Law, Democracy and Development 2001 (2).

TAC Explanation of Medicines Act Court Case Victory
Issued by TAC, 24 April 2001

TAC Q&A on the Medicines Act Court Case
Issued by TAC, 13 March 2001

Medicines Act Court Case: TAC Heads of Argument (text document -- long, but really worth reading)
Issued by TAC, April 2001

Medicines Act Court Case Affidavit filed by TAC on 10 April 2001

Including Supporting Affidavits:
Replying Affidavit Submitted to Pretoria High Court (MS Word version)
Issued by TAC, March 2001 

Replying Affidavit Submitted to Pretoria High Court (ascii text version)
Issued by TAC, March 2001 

Affidavit Submitted to Pretoria High Court (MS Word version)
Issued by TAC, 16 February 2001 

Affidavit Submitted to Pretoria High Court (ascii text version)
Issued by TAC, 16 February 2001 

Individual Affidavits Submitted to the Court Case (Not all of these made the final submission, but all are worth reading -- zipped collection)
Issued by TAC, 16 February 2001

A Summary of the Parliamentary Hearings (text file)
Issued by TAC, 16 May 2000