In November and December of 2004 Ecuador's National Congress dismissed the State's Constitutional Tribunal, the Supreme Electoral Tribunal and the Supreme Court of Justice. The instant case focuses on the dismissal of the judges of the Supreme Court of Justice on December 8, 2004. The victims were granted no due process rights or hearings to have an opportunity to defend themselves. The Court found that the State violated the American Convention on Human Rights.
Violations Against The Inter-American Convention On Human Rights
Did the State Accept International Responsibility?
Did the State Raise Preliminary Objections?