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Freedom House urges the Kenyan government to investigate the murder of International Justice Mission (IJM) staff member Willie Kimani Kinuthia, IJM client Josephat Mwenda and driver Joseph Muriri.

Freedom House urges the Kenyan government to investigate the abduction of human rights lawyer Willie Kimani.

In light of Chief Justice Mutunga's retirement, Freedom House urges recruitment of Kenya's next Chief Justice to uphold constitutional requirements.

The Kenyan High Court found that the amendments to the Judicial Service Act which gave the President greater power in appointing the Chief Justice to be unconstitutional. 

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Freedom in Sub-Saharan Africa 2007

Freedom House released an analysis of democracy in sub-Saharan Africa showing that the region has experienced notable increases in freedom over the past generation, although more setbacks than gains were seen in 2006.

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