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Lysias Fleury et al. v. Haiti

On June 24, 2002, Mr. Lysias Fleury, a human rights defender, was accused of stealing a water pump by authorities. Mr. Fleury denied the accusation and invited the agents to search his home. Instead, the policemen arrested Mr. Fleury without a warrant. The Court found that the State violated the American Convention on Human Rights.

Case Summary: Lysias Fleury et al. v. Haiti, Case Summary

Update: Lysias Fleury et al. v. Haiti, Compliance and Follow-Up Addendum

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