Gonzalez et al v. Mexico (Campo Algonodero): groundbreaking decision of the Inter-American Court of Human Rights on violence against women

Latin America
Issue: Women's Human Rights
Document Type: Legal Submission
Date: 2009

The IACtHR issued its seminal decision in Gonzalez et al v. Mexico: the State has failed to discharge its international obligation to exercise due diligence to prevent, investigate and prosecute disappearances and deaths of several women in Ciudad Juarez.

The ICJ submitted an Amicus brief.

Mexico-Amicus IACtHR Campo Algodonero-legal submission-2009

For a copy of the Court judgment click here



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