Order of the
Inter-American Court of Human Rights
of May 3, 2008
Case of the Gómez Paquiyauri Brothers v. Peru
(Monitoring Compliance with Judgment)

HAVING SEEN:
The judgment on merits, reparations and costs (hereinafter “the Judgment”)
1.
delivered by the Inter-American Court of Human Rights (hereinafter “the Court” or “the
Inter-American Court”) on July 8, 2004, in which the Court ordered, inter alia, that:
9.
The State must, within a reasonable term, investigate the facts of the instant case in order
to identify, prosecute, and punish all the perpetrators of the violations against Rafael Samuel and
Emilio Moisés Gómez Paquiyauri. The outcome of this proceeding must be made known to the
public in the terms of paragraphs 227 to 233 of the […] Judgment;
10.
The State must carry out a public act acknowledging its responsibility in relation to the
facts of this case and apologizing to the victims, in the terms of paragraph 234 of the […]
Judgment;
11.
The State must publish once in the official gazette and in another national newspaper the
chapter of the Judgment on proven facts, without the respective footnotes, and the operative
paragraphs of the Judgment, in the terms of paragraph 235 of the […] Judgment;
12.
The State must officially name a school in the province of El Callao after Rafael Samuel
Gómez Paquiyauri and Emilio Moisés Gómez Paquiyauri, in a public ceremony and in the presence of
the next of kin of the victims, in the terms of paragraph 236 of the […] Judgment;
13.
The State must grant a scholarship up to university level, in favor of Nora Emely Gómez
Peralta, and facilitate her registration as the daughter of Rafael Samuel Gómez Paquiyauri, in the
terms of paragraphs 237 and 238 of the […] Judgment;
14.
The State must pay the sum of US$240,500.00 (two hundred and forty thousand five
hundred United States dollars) or the equivalent in Peruvian currency, for pecuniary damages, in
the terms of paragraphs 206, 208 and 210 of the […] Judgment, distributed as follows:
(a)
To Ricardo Samuel Gómez Quispe and Marcelina Paquiyauri Illanes de Gómez, as
parents of Emilio Moisés Gómez Paquiyauri, US$100,000.00 (one hundred thousand United
States dollars) or the equivalent in Peruvian currency, in the terms of paragraphs 206 and
199 of the […] Judgment;
(b)
To Ricardo Samuel Gómez Quispe and Marcelina Paquiyauri Illanes de Gómez, as
parents of Rafael Samuel Gómez Paquiyauri; and to Nora Emely Gómez Peralta, as
daughter of Rafael Samuel Gómez Paquiyauri, US$100,000.00 (one hundred thousand
United States dollars) or the equivalent in Peruvian currency, in the terms of paragraphs
206 and 200 of the […] Judgment; and
(c)
To Ricardo Samuel Gómez Quispe and Marcelina Paquiyauri Illanes de Gómez,
US$40,500.00 (forty thousand five hundred United States dollars) or the equivalent in
Peruvian currency, in the terms of paragraph 208 of the […] Judgment;
15.
The State must pay US$500,000.00 (five hundred thousand United States dollars) or the
equivalent in Peruvian currency, as compensation for non-pecuniary damages, in the terms of
paragraphs 217, 219 and 220 of the […] Judgment, distributed as follows:

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