ORDER OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE
INTER-AMERICAN COURT OF HUMAN RIGHTS,
IN THE PRESENT CASE
OF DECEMBER 21, 2010*
CASE OF GÓMEZ PALOMINO V. PERU
MONITORING COMPLIANCE WITH JUDGMENT
HAVING SEEN:
1.
The Judgment on merits, reparations and costs (hereinafter "the Judgment")
passed by the Inter-American Court of Human Rights (hereinafter "the Court," "the
Inter-American Court" or "the Tribunal") on November 22, 2005.
2.

The Order of the Court of October 18, 2007, whereby it declared:
1.
That [...] the State has not fulfilled its obligation to inform this Court about
measures taken to comply with the operative paragraphs of the Judgment on merits,
reparations and costs issued on November 22, 2005.

3.

The Order of the Court of July 1, 2009, whereby, inter alia, it declared:
[…]
2. The [...] following obligations are pending compliance:
a) effectively investigate the alleged facts, and identify, prosecute and, where
appropriate, punish the perpetrators of the violations (paragraph seven of the
Judgment);
b) carry out, with due diligence, any necessary actions to locate and deliver the
mortal remains of Mr. Santiago Gómez Palomino to his next-of-kin, and provide
the conditions necessary to transfer and bury the remains in a place of their
choice (operative paragraph eight of the Judgment);
c) publish the relevant parts of the Judgment, at least once, in a nationally
circulated newspaper (paragraph nine of the Judgment);

*

Judge Diego García-Sayán, of Peruvian nationality, excused himself from hearing the monitoring
of compliance in the present case, in accordance with Articles 19(2) of the Statute and 19(2) of the Rules
of Procedure of the Court, passed in its LXXXV Ordinary Session, held between November 16 and 28 of
2009.

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