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Spain: Prosecution of Judge Garzon for Malfeasance: Oral Statement to UNHRC

View PDF: UNHRC: Prosecution of Judge Garzon for malfeasance - LRWC oral statement March 2012 Organization: Lawyers Rights Watch Canada Item: General Dialogue Speaker: Gail Davidson Re: Special Rapporteur on Torture, Working Group on Enforced and Involuntary Disappearances and Working Group on … [Read more...]

Spain: Joint Statement on the acquittal of Judge Garzon in Spain | Joint press release

View PDF: Joint Statement on the acquittal of Judge Garzon in Spain by LRWC and other groups View PDF: Statement in Spanish. Human Rights Groups Welcome Spanish Court’s Decision to Acquit Judge Baltasar Garzón and Call on Spain to secure effectively the right to truth, justice, and reparation … [Read more...]

Spain: Statement to the Human Rights Council: Obligation to investigate the prosecution of Judge Baltasar Garzón

Lawyers Rights Watch Canada (LRWC) Statement to the Human Rights Council: Obligation to investigate the prosecution of Judge Baltasar Garzón (Garzón) for opening an investigation of 114, 266 unresolved enforced disappearances and extra-judicial executions (disappearances) by the Franco regime … [Read more...]

Spain: Joint statement on the trial of Judge Garzon

Spain: Joint statement on the trial of Judge Garzon by LRWC, Human Rights Watch, Center for Constitutional Rights, et al. Spanish version. … [Read more...]

Spain: Judge Baltasar Garzón: On Combating Impunity | Podcast

This is a recording of a talk by Judge Baltasar Garzón delivered on June 3rd 2011 in Geneva as part of an event on “Combating Impunity: The role of judges and lawyers.” As a judge of Spain’s Audiencia Nacional – —Judge Garzón has approved investigations and prosecutions of many controversial … [Read more...]

Outlawing Judicial Independence: The Prosecution of Judge Baltasar Garzón in Spain | Report

Outlawing Judicial Independence: The Prosecution of Judge Baltasar Garzón in Spain by Gail Davidson … [Read more...]

UN: Formal Complaint for Consideration and Action Re: Judge Baltasar Garzón

UN: Formal Complaint for Consideration and Action Re: Judge Baltasar Garzón by LRWC   … [Read more...]

UN Human Rights Council: On Behalf of Judge Baltasar Garzon and Judicial Independence

UN Human Rights Council: On Behalf of Judge Baltasar Garzon and Judicial Independence by LRWC … [Read more...]

Open letter to Spanish judiciary authorities in solidarity with Justice Baltasar Garzón

Judges of the Supreme Court, Criminal chamber General Prosecutor of the State Cándido Conde-Pumpido Tourón As jurists, lawyers, judges, academics and human rights defenders of different nationalities signing below, we are writing to you in order to express our perplexity regarding the decision … [Read more...]

Judges and the Rule of Law: the prosecution of Judge Garzon in Spain

Judges and the Rule of Law: the prosecution of Judge Garzon in Spain by LRWC, AHRC, IADL, AEDIDH … [Read more...]