REPORT No. 172/ 171
PETITION 1718-11
REPORT ON ADMISSIBILITY
CRISSTHIAN MANUEL OLIVERA FUENTES
PERU
DECEMBER 28, 2017

I.

INFORMATION ABOUT THE PETITION
Estudio para la Defensa de los Derechos de la Mujer
(DEMUS) (Study for the Defense of Women’s Rights),
Heartland Alliance for Human Needs & Human
Rights and Asociación Líderes en Acción (Leaders in
Action Association)2
Crissthian Manuel Olivera Fuentes
Peru
Articles 8 (Fair Trial), 11 (Privacy), 13 (Freedom of
Thought and Expression), 24 (Equal Protection) and
25 (Judicial Protection) of the American Convention
on Human Rights, 3 in relation to its Articles 1.1
(Obligation to respect rights) and 2 (Obligation to
adopt domestic legislative measures)

Petitioning party:
Alleged victim:
State denounced:

Rights invoked:

II.

PROCEDURE BEFORE THE IACHR4

Date on which the petition was received:
Additional information received at the initial
study stage:
Date on which the petition was transmitted to
the State:
Date of the State’s first response:

November 29, 2011
June 29, 2012
May 15, 2013

Additional observations from the petitioning party:
Additional observations from the State:
III.

July 17, 2013
August 27 and December 2, 2013; May 30, 2014 and
April 19, 2017
March 17, 2014 and April 11, 2016

COMPETENCE
Competence Ratione personae:
Competence Ratione loci:
Competence Ratione temporis:

Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes; American Convention (deposit of ratification
instrument on July 28, 1978)

Competence Ratione materiae:

1 In accordance with Article 17.2.a of the IACHR Rules of Procedure, Commissioner Francisco José Eguirguren Praeli, a Peruvian
national, did not participate in the discussion or the decision on this matter.
2 By communication of March 26, 2014, it was informed that Heartland Alliance for Human Needs & Human Rights and
Asociación Líderes en Acción would be co-petitioners.
3 Hereinafter “Convention” or “American Convention.”
4 The observations presented by each party were duly transmitted to the opposing party.

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