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SUMMA / The IAHRS online is a free and open access online database available that provides users with a complete overview of cases heard by the Inter-American Commission and Court of Human Rights.

SUMMA displays all documents on a time line, showing in a simple and unique manner the relationships between documents, cases and protection measures, while different filters enable efficient searches.

SUMMA / The IAHRS online is project developed by CEJIL. It is supported by the following donors.

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Cases and Provisional Measures per country

Latest document updates

19 Comerciantes. Order of the President IACourt. April 2, 2020
Order of the President IACHR
Cepeda Vargas.Order of the President IACourt. March 12, 2020
Order of the President IACHR
Duque. Order of the IACourt. March 12, 2020
Order of the IACourt

Latest oral hearing updates

Determinados Centros Penitenciarios. Hearing. February 6, 2015
Determinados Centros Penitenciarios. Hearing. May 19, 2017
Comunidad Indigena Xakmok Kasek. Hearing. April 14, 2010

Common case descriptors

The documents in SUMMA were obtained from the official websites of the Inter-American Commission and Court. The audiovisual materials corresponding to hearings before the Court are protected by a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported license attributed to the Inter-American Court of Human Rights.