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Case of Caballero Delgado and Santana v Colombia, Caballero Delgado and del Carmen Santana v Colombia, Merits, IACHR Series C no 22, IHRL 1403 (IACHR 1995), 8th December 1995, Inter-American Court of Human Rights [IACtHR]

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Whether Colombia violated Articles 4 (right to life), 5 (right to humane treatment), 7 (right to personal liberty), 8 (right to a fair trial), and 25 of the American Convention on Human Rights (‘ACHR’) (right to judicial protection), in relation to Article 1(1) (obligation to respect rights) thereof.

Whether Colombia violated Article 2 of the ACHR (domestic legal effects) for not adopting the domestic legal measures necessary to give effect to the rights protected by the ACHR, and Articles 44, 51(2), and Article 29(b) of the ACHR for not implementing the recommendations of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights.

Keywords: Disappearances; Duty to investigate; Human rights, right to effective remedy; Human rights, right to liberty and security of person; Human rights, right to life; International courts and tribunals, procedure

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Subjects: Public International Law ; International Law ; Law

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