On Going Cases

About PIL UNIT

KI’s Public Interest Litigation Unit (PIL) is responsible for litigating Constitutional cases that KI is involved in. The Unit is led by a Litigation Director. The Unit litigates cases initiated by KI as well as cases that KI is enjoined in as an interested party or as a friend of the Court. The Unit also litigates cutting edge cases on behalf of other civil society groups

Here is a list of the Unit’s Ongoing Cases.  Also find the Concluded Court Cases Under “What is New”

 

ONGOING CASES 


Petition No. 440 of 2013 – Eric Gitari v. The  Attorney General

Appeal

The Petition challenged the refusal by the Non-Governmental Coordination Board (Board) to register an LGBTIQ organization.

The case was appealed by the Attorney General


Petition No. 6 of 2012 at Malindi High Court

Ongoing

This Petition challenges government’s failure to involve the people of Lamu in the decision making on matters relating to LAPSSET.


Muungano wa Wanavijiji Case on Mukuru Slums 

Ongoing

This case incorporates various issues, key of which are the gross violation of the Petitioners’ right to housing, life, property and dignity under the Constitutional.


The Institute of Social Accountability and Another v. The CDF Board 

Appeal

This matter challenges the Constitutionality of the Constituency Development Fund Act (CDFA).


The Institute of Social Accountability and Another v. The CDF Board   

Appeal

This matter challenges the Constitutionality of the Constituency Development Fund Act (CDFA).