Inter-American Court of Human Rights

Case of Loayza-Tamayo v. Peru

Judgment of January 31, 1996
(Preliminary objections)

In the Loayza-Tamayo Case,
the Inter-American Court of Human Rights, composed of the following judges:
Héctor Fix-Zamudio, President
Hernán Salgado-Pesantes, Vice President
Alejandro Montiel-Argüello, Judge
Máximo Pacheco-Gómez, Judge
Oliver Jackman, Judge
Alirio Abreu-Burelli, Judge
Antônio A. Cançado Trindade, Judge;
also present:
Manuel E. Ventura-Robles, Secretary,
Ana María Reina, Assistant Secretary,
pursuant to Article 31(6) of the Rules of Procedure of the Inter-American Court of Human
Rights (hereinafter “the Rules of Procedure”), renders the following judgment on the
preliminary objection interposed by the Government of the Republic of Peru (hereinafter
“the Government” or “Peru”).
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