The facts of the case concern the unlawful and arbitrary detention of Ramón Carranza Alarcón in November 1994, as well as the periods of pre-trial detention he was subjected to due to a criminal proceeding initiated against him.
In its sentence, the IA applied standards on pre-trial prevention and safeguards established on the American Convention on Human Rights.
- Presentation to the IACommission
- Apr 5, 1998
- Submission to the IACourt
- Mar 29, 2018
- IACommission / Merits report: rights violated
ACHR 7.1, 7.3, 7.5, 8.2, 1.1, 2 8.1, 1.1
- Court documents