ACHR: 27; ECHR 15; CSEUR part 5-f; ICCPR 4

 

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. 8/87. Habeas Corpus in emergency situations (Articles 27.2, 25.1 and 7.6 ACHR) Inter-American Court of Human Rights.

 

Convention relating to the status of Refugees art. 9

 

General Comment No. 29. Sates of Emergency article 4 ICCPR, Human Rights Committee, August 31, 2001.

 

General Comment No. 5. Derogation of Rights article 4 ICCPR, Human Rights Committee, July 31, 1981.

INTER-AMERICAN COURT

Case of Castillo Petruzzi et al v. Peru. Merits, R and C. May 30, 1999. Series C No. 52. Par. 109

 

Case of Cantoral Benavides v. Peru. Merits. August 18, 2000. Series C No. 69. Par. 161-165

 

Case of Baena Ricardo et al. v. Panama. Merits. February 2, 2001. Series C no. 72. Par. 92-94

 

Case of Maritza Urrutia v. Guatemala. Merits, R and C. November 27, 2003. Series. C No. 103. Par. 140

 

Case of Zambrano Vélez et al v. Ecuador. Merits R and C July 4, 2007. Series C No. 166. Par. 43, 45-47, 51, 54, 70 (Notice OAS), 96

EUROPEAN COURT OF HUMAN RIGHTS

ECHR, Lawless v. Ireland (no. 3), judgment of July 1, 1961, Series A no. 3, p. 14, par. 28.

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