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observations submitted by the victims representatives (hereinafter referred to as “the
representatives”), in order to forward its observations to the report of the State dated
August 14, 2008.
5.
The note of September 11, 2008, whereby the Court Secretariat (hereinafter referred
to as “the Secretariat”) communicated the Inter-American Commission that the Court
President (hereinafter referred to as “the President”) had granted the requested extension.
6.
The note of November 20, 2008, whereby the Secretariat, following instructions given
by the President, reminded the representatives that the term to forward their observations
to the State report of August 14, 2008 had expired on September 17, 2008, without the
Court having received them, and it requested them to forward said observations as soon as
possible.
7.
The note of February 5, 2009, whereby the Secretariat, following instructions given
by the President, repeated the representatives that the term to submit their observations to
the above mentioned State report had expired on September 17, 2008, without the Court
having received them. The Secretariat further informed the representatives that they were
given a last chance to forward said observations, which should be presented no later than
February 20, 2009. Despite of all the above, and upon the expiration of the new term, the
Court did not receive the requested observations.
8.
The note of June 17, 2009, whereby the Secretariat, following instructions given by
the President, requested the State to forward an updated and thorough report on all the
reparation measures which compliance was being monitored.
9.
The brief of July 17, 2009, whereby the State submitted information on the
compliance with the reparation measures of material nature. However, the State failed to
submit any information regarding the other obligations pending fulfillment.
10.
The note of July 27, 2009, whereby the Secretariat, following instructions given by
the President, requested the State to forward, no later than August 7, 2009, an updated
and thorough report on the reparations measures not included in its last brief, to wit: a) the
investigation and eventual punishment of those responsible for the disappearance and
alleged death of the victims, and b) the location of the victims mortal remains and the
delivery thereof to the next of kin.
11.
The brief of August 5, 2009, whereby the State requested the Court an extension of
one month in order to submit the information requested on the reparation measures
pending compliance.
12.
The note of August 12, 2009, whereby the Secretariat, following instructions given by
the President, granted an additional term until August 26, 2009, so that Colombia submitted
the requested information regarding the reparation measures pending compliance.
13.
The brief of August 26, 2009, whereby the State referred to the reparation measures
related to the criminal investigation for the forced disappearance of the victims and the
location of their mortal remains.
14.
The brief of September 18, 2009 and the appendixes thereto, whereby the
representatives submitted their observations to the information provided by the State
regarding the investigation and eventual punishment of those responsible for the

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