ACHR 8.1, 25.1; ACHPR 7; CFREU 47; ECHR: 6; ADRDM 18, UDHR 10; ICCPR 2.3, 14;,

 

100 Rules of Brasilia about access to justice of persons under vulnerability conditions. XIV Ibero-American Judicial Summit.

 

Advisory Opinion 9/87. Judicial Guarantees in States of Emergency (Articles 27.2, 25 and 8). Inter-American Court of Human Rights.

 

Advisory Opinion No. 16/99. The right to information on consular assistance in the framework of the guarantees of the due process of law. Inter-American Court of Human Rights.

 

Advisory Opinion No. 8/87. Habeas Corpus in emergency situations (Articles 27.2, 25.1 and 7.6 ACHR) Inter-American Court of Human Rights.

 

Basic principles for the treatment of prisoners. General Assembly-resolution No 45/111, December 14, 1990.

 

Basic Principles on the Independence of the Judiciary. UN General Assembly, Resolution 40/32, November 29, 1985.

 

Body of Principles for the protection of all persons under any form of detention or imprisonment. Adopted by the General Assembly in its resolution 43/173 of December 9, 198.

 

Brasilia Declaration, XIV Ibero-American Judicial summit, 4 and 5 March 2008.

 

Code of conduct for Law Enforcement Officials, AG RES 34/169

 

Code of conduct for Law Enforcement Officials. UN General Assembly resolution No 34/169, December 17, 1979.

 

CONVENTION 134 ON PREVENTION OF ACCIDENTS OF SEAFARERS.

 

Convention against Torture and other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment. Adopted and opened for signature, ratification and accession by General Assembly resolution 39/46 of December 10, 1984.

 

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

 

Declaration on the Protection of All Persons from Being Subjected to Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment. Adopted by the General Assembly in its resolution 3452 (XXX) of December 9, 1975

 

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

 

General Comment No. 32.  Right to equality before courts and tribunals and to a fair trial, article 14 ICCPR, Human Rights Committee, July 27, 2007.

Inter-American Convention on execution of preventive measures. OAS, Montevideo, May 8, 1979.

 

Inter-American Convention on Extraterritorial Validity of Foreign Judgments and Arbitral Awards. OAS,

Montevideo, May 8, 1979. Art 5, 6.

 

Inter-American Convention on International Commercial Arbitration.

 

Inter-American Convention on jurisdiction in the international sphere for the extraterritorial validity of foreign judgments. Bolivia, 24, 1984.

 

Inter-American Convention on proof of and information on Foreign Law.

 

Inter-American Convention on letters rogatory. OAS, Panama, January 30, 1975.

 

International Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Racial Discrimination. General Assembly resolution 2106 (XX), December 21, 1965. Article 5

 

INTERNATIONAL LABOUR CONFERENCE 115 CONVENTION CONCERNING THE PROTECTION OF WORKERS AGAINST IONIZING RADIATIONS

 

INTERNATIONAL LABOUR CONFERENCE 163 CONVENTION CONCERNING SEAFARERS WELFARE AT SEA AND IN PORT

 

INTERNATIONAL LABOUR CONVENTION NO. 13 CONCERNING THE USE OF WHITE LEAD IN PAINTING

 

INTERNATIONAL LABOUR CONVENTION NO. 112 CONCERNING THE MINIMUM AGE FOR ADMISSION TO EMPLOYMENT AS FISHERMEN

 

INTERNATIONAL LABOUR CONVENTION NO. 123 CONCERNING THE MINIMUM AGE FOR ADMISSION TO EMPLOYMENT UNDERGROUND IN MINES

 

INTERNATIONAL LABOUR CONVENTION NO. 45 CONCERNING THE EMPLOYMENT OF WOMEN ON UNDERGROUND WORK IN MINES OF ALL KINDS

 

INTERNATIONAL LABOUR CONVENTION NO. 58 FIXING THE MINIMUM AGE FOR THE ADMISSION OF CHILDREN TO EMPLOYMENT AT SEA

 

INTERNATIONAL LABOUR CONVENTION NO. 90 CONCERNING THE NIGHT WORK OF YOUNG PERSONS EMPLOYED IN INDUSTRY

 

Optional protocol to the convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading. General Assembly, n-resolution 57/199 of December 2002.

 

Standard Minimum Rules for the Treatment of Prisoners. Adopted by the First Congress of the United Nations on the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders, approved by the Economic and Social Council in its resolutions 663 C (XXIV) of July 31, 1957 and 2076 (LXII) of May 13, 1977.

 

United Nations Rules for the Protection of Juveniles Deprived of their Liberty. General Assembly Resolution 45/113, December 14, 1990

 

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INTER-AMERICAN COURT

Case of Suárez Rosero v. Ecuador . Merits . November 12, 1997. Series C No. 35, par. 65,

 

Case of the Five Pensioners v. Peru. Merits R and C. February 28, 2003. Series C No. 98. Par. 122 e)

 

Case of Baena Ricardo et al. v. Panama. Competence. Judgment of November 28, 2003. Series C No. 104, par. 73,

 

Court HR. Case of Furlan and Family v. Argentina. Preliminary Objections, Merits, Reparations and Costs. Judgment of August 31, 2012 Series C No. 246  paragraph 209

 

Case of Cabrera García and Montiel Flores v. Mexico.  Preliminary Objections, Merits, Reparations and Costs. Judgment of November 26, 2010. Series C No. 220, par. 142.

 

Case of Abrill Alosilla et al. v. Peru. Merits Reparations and Costs. Judgment of March 4, 2011. Series C No. 223, par. 75.

 

Enforcement of Judgments

Case of Albán Cornejo et al. v. Ecuador. Merits, Reparations and Costs. Judgment of November 22, 2007.Series C No. 171

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Due Process

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Right to an effective remedy for Human Rights violations

Death Penalty