IACourtHR judges Ecuador by “extrajudicial execution” of a minor in 1992

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACHR) yesterday held a hearing for the alleged extrajudicial execution of José Luis Ibarra, 16 years old, by an Ecuadorian police officer, a fact that happened in 1992. According to the complaint submitted by the Inter-American...

President of the Constitutional Court postulates to integrate the IACHR

The President of the Ecuadorian Constitutional Court, Patricio Freire Pazmiño, postulated as candidate for one of the four vacancies that will be opened next year at the Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IHR Court). The elections will be held in June and the authorities will...

Correa expressed his support to the IACHR but does not agree with the Commission

In the third summit of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC), the Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa expressed his support for the defense of human rights and the Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACHR), based in Costa Rica, however, he criticized the...

Former constituents Forum will present complaints to the CC and IACHR Court

The forum of former constituent assembly members composed of 23 former legislators yesterday signed a document with which they insist on conducting a referendum to change the constitution and announce a lawsuit to the Constitutional Court and Inter-American Court of Human Rights....