ORDER OF THE
INTER-AMERICAN COURT OF HUMAN RIGHTS
OF NOVEMBER 26, 2010
PROVISIONAL MEASURES
REGARING THE UNITED MEXICAN STATES
MATTER OF ALVARADO REYES ET AL.

HAVING SEEN:
1.
The Order of May 26, 2010 whereby the Inter-American Court of Human Rights
(hereinafter “the Inter-American Court,” “the Court,” or “the Tribunal”) ordered the
adoption of provisional measures in favor of Rocío Irene Alvarado Reyes, Nitza Paola
Alvarado Espinoza, and José Ángel Alvarado Herrera. In particular, the Tribunal
decided:
1.
To require the State to adopt, immediately, the measures necessary to determine,
as soon as possible, the whereabouts of Rocío Irene Alvarado Reyes, Nitza Paola Alvarado
Espinoza, and José Ángel Alvarado Herrera, as well as to protect their personal freedom,
their right to humane treatment, and their lives.
2.
To require the State to inform the Inter-American Court of Human Rights, no later
than June 3, 2010, of that indicated in the first operative paragraph of [that] Order.
3.
To require the State, likewise, to inform the Inter-American Court of Human
Rights, every two months, computed as of June 3, 2010, of the provisional measures
adopted pursuant with the decision.
4.
To request that the representatives of the beneficiaries and the Inter-American
Commission present to the Inter-American Court of Human Rights, within a one-week term,
the observations considered appropriate to the report mentioned in the second operative
paragraph of the [...] Order.
5.
To request that the representatives of the beneficiaries and the Inter-American
Commission on Human Rights present their observations, within a four and six week term,
respectively, computed as of the notification of the State’s reports indicated in the third
operative paragraph.

2.
The communications of June 3, 9, and 28; July 1; August 3; and October 5,
2010 and attachments whereby the United Mexican States (hereinafter “the State” or
“Mexico”) submitted information relating to the implementation of the present
provisional measures.
3.
The briefs of June 24, September 21, October 1, and November 22, 2010 and
attachments whereby the representatives of the beneficiaries (hereinafter “the
representatives”) submitted their observations on the information presented by the
State in relation to implementation of the present provisional measures.
4.
The communications of June 18, October 12, and November 26, 2010, whereby
the Inter-American Commission of Human Rights (hereinafter “the Inter-American
Commission” or “the Commission”) presented its observations on the information

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