Order of the
Inter-American Court of Human Rights*
of July 6, 2009
Case of Cantos v. Argentina
(Monitoring Compliance with Judgment)

Having Seen:
1.
The Judgment on merits, reparations, and costs of November 28, 2002
(hereinafter “the Judgment”) delivered by the Inter-American Court of Human Rights
(hereinafter “the Court” or “the Inter-American Court”).
2.
The Order of the Inter-American Court of November 28, 2005 regarding
compliance with Judgment, whereby it declared:
1.
[that] in conformity with Considering clause eight of the […] Order, that State has
complied with the stipulations of operative paragraph five of the Judgment […] on the
payment of expenses generated by the international proceeding before the Inter-American
system for the protection of human rights[;]
2.
[t]hat it will maintain open the proceeding for monitoring compliance with the
paragraphs pending fulfillment in the instant case.
[…]

3.
The Order of the Inter-American Court of July 12, 2007 on compliance with the
Judgment, whereby it reiterated:
1.
[t]hat it will maintain open the proceeding for monitoring compliance with the
aspects pending fulfillment in the instant case, namely:
a)
“refrain from charging Mr. José María Cantos the filing fee and late charge”
(operative paragraph one of the Judgment of November 28, 2002);
b)
“set at a reasonable sum the professional fees regulated in case C-1099 of
the Supreme Court of Argentina, as stipulated in paragraphs 70(b) and 74 [of the
Judgment;]” (operative paragraph two of the Judgment of November 28, 2002);

*

Judge Leonardo A. Franco, of Argentinean nationality, excused himself from hearing the monitoring of
compliance with the instant case, in conformity with Articles 19(2) of the Court’s Statutes and Article 20 of
Court’s Rules of Procedure.

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