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Published by Lesotho Law Reform Commission in Maseru, Lesotho .
Written in English



  • Lesotho.


  • Children -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Lesotho.,
  • Child welfare -- Lesotho.,
  • Juvenile justice, Administration of -- Lesotho.

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StatementLesotho Law Reform Commission.
ContributionsChaka-Makhooane, Lisebo., Lesotho. Law Reform Commission., Child Legislation Reform Project (Lesotho)
LC ClassificationsKSL52 .C48 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination6 v. in 1 ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3348287M
ISBN 10999116510X
LC Control Number2004360660

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