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Dear President Macri, I am writing on behalf of Human Rights Watch to respectfully urge you to take steps to secure the immediate release of Milagro Sala from pretrial detention, in light of the recent decision of the UN working Group on…
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Washington, D.C., June 26, 2014   Hector Timerman, Foreign Affairs Minister of Argentina Luiz Alberto Figueiredo Machado, Foreign Affairs Minister of Brazil Heraldo Muñoz, Foreign Affairs Minister of Chile María Ángela Holguín, Foreign Affairs Minister of…
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Washington, D.C., September 5th2013   His Excellency Horacio Manuel Cartes Jara President of Paraguay Asunción - Paraguay   Dear President Cartes, I am writing to urge your government and other MERCOSUR members to actively seek that the government of…
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Washington, D.C., September 5th2013   Her Excellency Dilma Rousseff Presidenta da República do Brasil Brasília, Brasil     Dear President Rousseff, I am writing to urge your government and other MERCOSUR members to actively seek that the government of…
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Washington, D.C., September 5th2013   His Excellency José Alberto Mujica Cordano President of Uruguay Montevideo - Uruguay   Dear President Mujica, I am writing to urge your government and other MERCOSUR members to actively seek that the government of…
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Washington, D.C., September 5th2013   Her Excellency Cristina Fernández de Kirchner President of Argentina Buenos Aires, Argentina   Dear President Fernández, I am writing to urge your government and other MERCOSUR members to actively seek that the…
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Argument to the Supreme Court of Argentina on International Standards on Juvenile Detention

Human Rights Watch filed an amicus brief in the case of García Méndez, Emilio and Musa, Laura Cristina s/case No. 7537 that is now before the Supreme Court of Argentina. We argue that the system by which Argentine judges authorize the detention of…
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Letter to President Kirchner

S.E. Néstor Carlos Kirchner President of the Republic of Argentina Casa Rosada Balcarce 24 Buenos Aires, Argentina AAB1064 Dear Mr. President, I write in regard to the bill to restructure and modify the functioning of the Council of the Judiciary, which…
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President Néstor Carlos Kirchner President of Argentina Casa Rosada Balcarse 24 Buenos Aires, Argentina AAB1064 I am writing on behalf of Human Rights Watch regarding new initiatives that your government has taken or is actively considering in the…