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Tainá Garcia Maia

Case of Landaeta Mejía Brothers et al v Venezuela, Landaeta Mejías and ors v Venezuela, Preliminary objections, merits and reparations, IACHR Series C No 281, IHRL 4051 (IACHR 2014), 27th August 2014, Inter-American Court of Human Rights [IACtHR]

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Whether the deaths of victims were attributable to the state, in violation of Articles 4, 5, and 19 of the American Convention on Human Rights (‘ACHR’).

Whether the detention of an individual was illegal and arbitrary, in violation of Articles 7 and 19 of the ACHR.

Whether a state’s failure to effectively provide judicial protection and remedies to a victims’ next of kin violated Articles 8 and 25 of the ACHR, in relation to Article 1(1) of the ACHR.

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