Human Rights Situation and the Death Penalty in the Americas

Versión española disponible aquí Commissioners: Tracy Robinson, José de Jesús Orozco Henríquez, James L. Cavallaro Petitioners: Argentina, Brazil, Costa Rica, Honduras, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, Uruguay, Dominican Republic Observers: Permanent Observer of France to the Organization of American States and Amnesty…

After set-backs, first same-sex marriage in Argentina

By Tracey Begley The legal and political debate in Argentina over same-sex marriage reflects the tension between two differing opinions: that the ability to marry is a fundamental right which may be achieved through judicial interpretation, and that the legality…