Molina Theissen v. Guatemala

This case is about the persecution of the Molina Theissen family, who opposed the Guatemalan Government in the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the arbitrary arrest and disappearance of fifteen-year-old Marco Molina Theissen. The State fully acknowledged responsibility for the facts before the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights.  

Case Summary: Molina Theissen v. Guatemala, Case Summary

Addendum: 11 Cases v. Guatemala, Monitoring Compliance Summary

Year: 
2004
Country: 
Violations Against The Inter-American Convention On Forced Disappearance Of Persons: 
Did the State Accept International Responsibility?: 
Yes
Did the State Raise Preliminary Objections?: 
Yes
Case Summary: 
Yes

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