Sierra Leone
(4,272 words)

Volume I: National Reports 1988

H. M. Joko Smart1

Sierra Leone became an independent state and a member of the British Commonwealth of Nations on 27 April 1961 and a republic on 19 April 1971. Hitherto, the country was a B…

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H. M. Joko Smart, “Sierra Leone”, in: International Encyclopedia of Comparative Law Online, Edited by: U. Drobnig, R. David, H. H. Egawa, R. Graveson, V. Knapp, A. T. Von Mehren, Y. Noda, S. Rozmaryn, V. M. Tschchikvadze, H. Valladão, H. Yntema, K. Zweigert. Consulted online on 21 January 2019 <>
First published online: 2018

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