2001 Gruber Justice Prize

The recipients – an individual and an organization – have been leaders in upholding the independence of Zimbabwe’s judicial system and protecting the rights of that country’s citizens.

Judge Anthony R. Gubbay, former Chief Justice of Zimbabwe, resisted pressure and threats in steadfastly upholding the independence of the Zimbabwean judiciary

The Law Society of Zimbabwe, an organization representing its country’s legal practitioners, has strongly and publicly supported the rule of law and its profession’s integrity