ACHR 8.1, 25.1, ACHPR 7.1; CFREU 47; ECHR 5.3, 6.1; ADRDM 18, UDHR 10; ICCPR 2.3, 9.14

 

Convention relating to the status of Refugees. General Assembly resolution 429 (v), December 14 de1950, Article 16.

 

Declaration of basic principles of justice for victims of crime and abuse of power. General Assembly resolution No 40/34, November 29, 1985.

 

General Comment No. 13, Administration of justice article 14 ICCPR Human Rights Committee, April 13, 1984.

 

Inter-American Convention on the elimination of all forms of discrimination against Persons with Disabilities. Guatemala June 7, 1999, OAS. Article 13.

INTER-AMERICAN COURT

Case of Cantos v. Argentina. Merits, R and C. November 28, 2002. Series C No. 97. Par. 50, 52, 54, 55

 

Case of Palamara Iribarne v. Chile. Merits, R and C. November 22, 2005. Series C No. 135. Par. 102. Par. 188

 

Case of Myrna Mack Chang. September 25, 2003. Series C No. 101, par. 209

 

Case of Bulacio. September 18, 2003. Series C No. 100, par. 114

 

Case of Hilaire, Constantine and Benjamin et al. June 21, 2002. Series C No. 94, pars. 42-145

 

Case of López Alvarez v. Honduras. Merits, R and C. February 1, 2006. C Series No 141. Par. 128

 

Case of the Miguel Castro Castro Prison v. Peru. Merits, R and C. November 25, 2006. Series C No. 160. Par.382, violation 390

 

Case of La Cantuta v. Peru. Merits R and C November 29, 2006. Series C No. 162. Par. 149, 160

 

Case of the Rochela Massacre v. Colombia. Merits. R and C. May 11, 2007. Series C No. 163. Par.146

 

Case of Zambrano Vélez et al v. Ecuador. Merits, R and C. July 4, 2007. Series C No. 166. Par. 115

 

Case of Cantoral Huamaní and García Santa Cruz v. Peru. PO, Merits, R and C. July 10, 2007. Series C No. 167. Par. 132

 

Case of Chiriboga v. Ecuador. PO, Merits. May 6, 2008. Series C No. 179. Par. 59

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