Mexico

News in “Mexico”

Page 1 of 13. Return to the Mexico location tag page 

Thumbnail for Disappearance of Mexican Students to be Reinvestigated

Disappearance of Mexican Students to be Reinvestigated

The reinvestigation of the 2014 disappearances of 43 college students will be under the supervision of a truth commission, to be led by the nation’s top human rights body and parents of the victims. Read More
Thumbnail for Promoting Anti-Corruption Reforms in Mexico

Promoting Anti-Corruption Reforms in Mexico

A report from the Washington Office on Latin America examines how corruption threatens the integrity of Mexico’s electoral processes, the role of corruption officials in facilitating and perpetrating violence and human rights abuses, and the ... Read More
Thumbnail for Judge Rules Mexico’s Interior Security Law Violates Constitution

Judge Rules Mexico’s Interior Security Law Violates Constitution

A District Judge in Mexico City ruled Mexico’s Internal Security Law, which supports military intervention in public security tasks during times of peace, is unconstitutional. Read More
Thumbnail for Establishing an Independent National Prosecutor’s Office in Mexico

Establishing an Independent National Prosecutor’s Office in Mexico

A report by the Washington Office on Latin America and the Due Process of Law Foundation asserts that the creation of a new, independent National Prosecutor’s Office will play a critical role in strengthening Mexico ... Read More
Thumbnail for A Guide for Litigating Torture Cases in Mexico

A Guide for Litigating Torture Cases in Mexico

The Manual for the Defense of Victims of Torture and other Cruel, Inhuman, or Degrading Treatment provides lawyers with a practical guide for presenting torture cases in court. Read More
Thumbnail for Mexico’s Supreme Court Upholds Abortion Rights for Rape Victims

Mexico’s Supreme Court Upholds Abortion Rights for Rape Victims

Mexico’s Supreme Court has ruled in favor of two women seeking abortions following sexual violence, due in part to legal efforts by Grupo de Información en Reproducción Elegida (GIRE). Read More
Thumbnail for Platform Visualizes Forced Disappearances in Mexico

Platform Visualizes Forced Disappearances in Mexico

An interactive cartographic online platform helps to recreate and visualize the September 2014 attacks in Mexico that led to the disappearance of 43 students. Read More
Thumbnail for Assessing Justice Reform in Mexico

Assessing Justice Reform in Mexico

A MacArthur-supported report by the Instituto Mexicano de lose Derechos Humanos y Democracia, Centro de los Derechos Humanos Miguel Agustín Pro, and Universidad Iberoamericana analyzes 100 judicial sentences in Mexico before and after justice reform was ... Read More
Stay Informed
Sign up for periodic news updates and event invitations.
Check out our social media content in one place, or connect with us on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, and LinkedIn.