Inter-American Court of Human Rights

Case of Garrido and Baigorria v. Argentina

Judgment of February 2, 1996
(Merits)

In the Garrido and Baigorria Case,

the Inter-American Court of Human Rights, composed of the following judges:
Héctor Fix-Zamudio, President
Hernán Salgado-Pesantes, Vice President
Alejandro Montiel-Argüello, Judge
Máximo Pacheco-Gómez, Judge
Oliver H. Jackman, Judge
Alirio Abreu-Burelli, Judge
Antônio A. Cançado Trindade, Judge
Julio A. Barberis, Judge ad hoc
also present:
Manuel E. Ventura-Robles, Secretary, and
Ana María Reina, Deputy Secretary
pursuant to Articles 45 and 46 of the Rules of Procedure of the Inter-American Court of
Human Rights (hereinafter “the Rules of Procedure”), renders the following judgment in the
instant case submitted by the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (hereinafter
“the Commission” or “the Inter-American Commission”) against the Republic of Argentina
(hereinafter “the Government” or “Argentina”).
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