The Mexican Supreme Court as a Protector of Human Rights

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Suárez Ávila, Alberto Abad;
(2012)
  • Publisher: Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Instituto de Investigaciones Jurídicas
  • Subject: Mexican Supreme Court | acción de inconstitucionalidad | facultad de investigación | Human rights | court behavior | institutional change | Derechos humanos | comportamiento | cambio incremental | juicio de amparo | Suprema Corte de Justicia de la Nación

This article studies the behavior of Mexico's Federal Supreme Court (Suprema Corte de Justicia de la Nación) (SCJN) regarding human rights during its Ninth Epoch (1995-2011). According to the empirical data obtained, after a twelve-year period (1995-2006) of inactivity ... View more
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