INTER-AMERICAN COURT OF HUMAN RIGHTS
CASE OF I.V.* v. BOLIVIA
JUDGMENT OF NOVEMBER 30, 2016
(Preliminary objections, merits, reparations and costs)

In the case of I.V.,
the Inter-American Court of Human Rights (hereinafter “the Inter-American Court” or “the Court”)
composed of the following judges:
Roberto F. Caldas, President
Eduardo Ferrer Mac-Gregor Poisot, Vice President
Eduardo Vio Grossi, Judge
Humberto Antonio Sierra Porto, Judge
Elizabeth Odio Benito, Judge
Eugenio Raúl Zaffaroni, Judge, and
L. Patricio Pazmiño Freire, 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 “the
American Convention” or “the Convention”) and Articles 31, 32, 42, 65 and 67 of the Rules of
Procedure of the Court (hereinafter “the Rules of Procedure” or “the Court’s Rules of Procedure”),
delivers this judgment, structured as follows:

The name of the presumed victim has been kept confidential following an explicit request, and the initials “I.V.” are
used to refer to her.
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