ORDER OF THE
INTER-AMERICAN COURT OF HUMAN RIGHTS
OF NOVEMBER 23, 2012
PROVISIONAL MEASURES
WITH REGARD TO MEXICO
MATTER OF ALVARADO REYES

HAVING SEEN:
1.
The Orders issued by the Inter-American Court of Human Rights (hereinafter “the
Inter-American Court” or “the Court”) on May 26 and November 26, 2010, and May 15,
2011, in which, at the request of the Inter-American Commission, the Court ordered
provisional measures and monitored their execution in this matter. In the last Order, the
Court decided, inter alia:
1.
To ratify all aspects of the Order of the President of the Inter-American Court of Human
Rights of April 1, 2011, and therefore to require the State to maintain any measures it was
implementing and to adopt, immediately and definitively, any necessary and effective
complementary measures to protect the rights to life and personal integrity of the following
persons: J.O.A.R., R.G.A.R., S.A.R. and J.E.A.R., children of the beneficiary Jaime Alvarado
Herrera; Sandra Luz Rueda Quezada, wife of the beneficiary Jaime Alvarado Herrera; J.G.A.,
daughter of the beneficiary Rosa Olivia Alvarado Herrera; D.J.A. and J.A., daughters of the
beneficiary Manuel Melquíades Alvarado Herrera, and Mayra Daniela Salais Rodríguez, wife of the
beneficiary Manuel Melquíades Alvarado Herrera.
2.
To reiterate to the State that it must adopt immediately all necessary measures to
ascertain promptly the whereabouts of Rocío Irene Alvarado Reyes, Nitza Paola Alvarado Espinoza,
and José Ángel Alvarado Herrera, as well as to protect their life, personal integrity and liberty.
3.
To reiterate to the State that it must adopt immediately all necessary measures to protect
the life and personal integrity of Patricia Reyes Rueda; A.A.R. and A.A.R., children of the
beneficiary Patricia Reyes Rueda; M.U.A., daughter of the beneficiary Rocío Irene Alvarado Reyes;
Manuel Reyes; Obdulia Espinoza Beltrán; J.A.E., J.A.A.E., and A.A.E., children of the beneficiaries
José Ángel Alvarado Herrera and Obdulia Espinoza Beltrán; José Ángel Alvarado Favela; Concepción
Herrera Hernández; Jaime Alvarado Herrera; Manuel Melquíades Alvarado Herrera; Rosa Olivia
Alvarado Herrera; K.P.A.A. and F.A.H., children of the beneficiary Rosa Olivia Alvarado Herrera;
Feliz García; M.P.A.E., N.C.A.E., and D.A.E., daughters of the beneficiary Nitza Paola Alvarado
Espinoza; María de Jesús Alvarado Espinoza; Rigoberto Ambriz Marrufo; María de Jesús Espinoza
Peinado and Ascensión Alvarado Favela.
4.
To reiterate to the State that it must adopt immediately all necessary measures to protect
the life and personal integrity of Emilia González Tercero.
[…]
6.
To require the State to take all pertinent measures to ensure that the measures of
protection required in this Order are planned and implemented with the participation of the
beneficiaries of these measures or their representatives, so that these measures are provided

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