Subject File: Zambia

Scope and Content

File contains papers relating to Platts-Mills' in connection with Zambia. Papers include notes, notebooks, press cuttings, correspondence, reports, copy court papers, printed material, etc. Includes references to the following: Platts-Mills as defending counsel in a case brought against ZANU members Josiah Tongogara, Joseph Chimurenga and Sadat Kusamazuva; Platts-Mills as defending counsel in a case People v Edward Jack Shamwana in 1981-1982; Case of Mr Elias Chipimo concerning the termination of his employment contract at Standard Bank Zambia Limited; Treason trial of Deogratias Simba in Lusaka; Trial of Zimbabwe Nationalists in Zambia following assassination of Herbert Chitepo. Note that this file contains a copy of Platts-Mills' English Bar Certificate.

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