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The Inter-American Court must provide justice to the women of Atenco

Mazzuca, Lucia and Yoshida, Keina (2016) The Inter-American Court must provide justice to the women of Atenco. Women, Peace and Security (22 Nov 2016). Website.

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The Atenco case (Mariana Selvas Gomez and others v. Mexico) draws attention to the impunity with which state agents have committed violence against women, and is the latest in series of cases involving gender-based violence in Mexico. Lucía Mazzuca and Keina Yoshida explain how the case presents the Inter-American Court with an opportunity to strengthen its jurisprudence.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
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Additional Information: © 2016 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
K Law > K Law (General)
L Education > LE Individual institutions (America except United States)
Sets: Collections > LSE Women, Peace and Security Blog
Date Deposited: 12 May 2017 13:48
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2019 00:40

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