INTER-AMERICAN COURT OF HUMAN RIGHTS
CASE OF OSORIO RIVERA AND FAMILY MEMBERS v. PERU
JUDGMENT OF NOVEMBER 26, 2013
(Preliminary objections, merits, reparations and costs)

In the case of Osorio Rivera and family members,
the Inter-American Court of Human Rights (hereinafter “the Inter-American Court” or “the Court”)
composed of the following judges:
Manuel E. Ventura Robles, Acting President ∗
Alberto Pérez Pérez, Judge
Eduardo Vio Grossi, Judge
Roberto F. Caldas, Judge
Humberto Antonio Sierra Porto, Judge, and
Eduardo Ferrer Mac-Gregor Poisot, Judge;
also present,
Pablo Saavedra Alessandri, Secretary, and
Emilia Segares Rodríguez, Deputy Secretary,
pursuant to Articles 62(3) and 63(1) of the American Convention on Human Rights (hereinafter
also “the American Convention” or “the Convention”) and Articles 31, 32, 42, 65 and 67 of the
Rules of Procedure of the Court (hereinafter also “the Rules of Procedure”), delivers this Judgment,
structured
as
follows:

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The President of the Court, Judge Diego García-Sayán, a Peruvian national, did not take part in the hearing of this
case or the deliberation of this Judgment, in accordance with the provisions of Articles 19(2) of the Court’s Statute and
19(1) of its Rules of Procedure. Consequently, pursuant to Articles 4(2) and 5 of the Court’s Rules of Procedure, Judge
Manuel E. Ventura Robles, Vice President of the Court, became the acting President for this case.Manuel E. Ventura Robles,
Vice President of the Court, became the acting President for this case.

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