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Castañeda Gutman v. Mexico

This case was brought by the former Mexican minister of foreign affairs, who tried to participate in the Presidential elections of 2006 as a citizens’ candidate, without being affiliated with a political party. It explores the Mexican electoral process.. The Court found that the State violated the American Convention on Human Rights. 

Case Summary: Castañeda Gutman v. Mexico, Case Summary

Did the State Accept International Responsibility?
Did the State Raise Preliminary Objections?
Case Summary