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In Uganda, Mobile Courts Deliver Justice for Refugees

Life in a refugee camp is hard, but seeking justice as a refugee can be even harder. Foreign legal systems can be confusing to refugees, and the camps are often located far from the nearest courthouse.   That is why the U.N. refugee agency has decided to bring the courts to a Ugandan refugee camp.   “We set up these mobile courts as a result of refugees and some of the local Ugandans having to wait very long times before they had access to justice, or having to travel very long...

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