V.R.P. y V.P.C.Process
The facts of the case address sexual violence to which the girl V.R.P was subjected to by her father, and the irregularities in related criminal proceedings opened to investigate.
In its ruling, the Inter-American Court analyzed the state obligations around due diligence and special protection in investigations and criminal proceedings for cases of sexual violence against girls, establishing specific standards to avoid revictimization.
Additionally, the Inter-American Court referred to the guarantee of impartiality and the duty to substantiate a jury trial decision.
- Presentation to the IACommission
- Oct 28, 2002
- Submission to the IACourt
- Aug 25, 2016
- Gender violence
- Court documents