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Truth Commission calls for support to investigate violence in Nicaragua
News
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News
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Truth Commission calls for support to investigate violence in Nicaragua

AFP - May 11, 2018

The Truth Commission created by the Nicaraguan Parliament to investigate the violent acts that have left 47 dead during anti-government protests in recent weeks, announced Thursday that…

In Peru, eyes on Costa Rica
News
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News
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In Peru, eyes on Costa Rica

AFP - February 3, 2018

A relative of a victim of the regime of former Peruvian President (1990-2000) Alberto Fujimori places flowers at the “Eye That Cries” Monument in Lima on Feb.…

La campaña en que Costa Rica ignoró su realidad
No Sugar Please
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No Sugar Please
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La campaña en que Costa Rica ignoró su realidad

Alvaro Murillo - January 29, 2018

Ya sabemos que nuestro Tribunal Supremo de Elecciones (TSE) llama a un voto racional, inteligente, bien informado y eso está muy bien como pretensión, pero la cruda…

Costa Rica has earthly problems, but this election season ended over the rainbow
No Sugar Please
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No Sugar Please
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Costa Rica has earthly problems, but this election season ended over the rainbow

Alvaro Murillo - January 28, 2018

We all know that our Supreme Elections Tribunal (TSE) is calling for a rational, intelligent, well informed vote – and that’s all well and good as a…

Costa Rica calls for compliance with international court ruling on gay marriage
Gay marriage
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Gay marriage
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Costa Rica calls for compliance with international court ruling on gay marriage

AFP and The Tico Times - January 10, 2018

Costa Rican President Luis Guillermo Solís called Wednesday for full compliance with the ruling of the Inter-American Court of Human Rights (CIDH) that all member states recognize…

Human rights court backs Costa Rica’s decree on legalizing IVF
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Human rights court backs Costa Rica’s decree on legalizing IVF

L. Arias - March 1, 2016

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights on Tuesday ruled that a decree to legalize and regulate in vitro fertilization, signed by Costa Rican President Luis Guillermo Solís last September, complies with…

Human rights court admits new IVF complaint against Costa Rica
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Human rights court admits new IVF complaint against Costa Rica

L. Arias - March 1, 2016

The lawyer for six couples who sued Costa Rica more than a decade ago for banning in vitro fertilization says time is running out for his clients to become…

Costa Rica’s Supreme Court strikes down decree on IVF legalization, orders lawmakers to act
Health
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Health
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Costa Rica’s Supreme Court strikes down decree on IVF legalization, orders lawmakers to act

AFP and The Tico Times - February 3, 2016

The fight to legalize in vitro fertilization in Costa Rica faces yet another setback after a high court struck down a recent decree by the administration of…

President yanks IVF bill in latest battle move over the fertility procedure
Health
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Health
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President yanks IVF bill in latest battle move over the fertility procedure

L. Arias - December 9, 2015

Costa Rica’s executive branch backed down Tuesday from a bill to regulate in vitro fertilization (IVF), saying it would wait for separate rulings from the Supreme Court and the…

Costa Rica’s Supreme Court to hear challenges to anti-IVF lawmakers
Health
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Health
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Costa Rica’s Supreme Court to hear challenges to anti-IVF lawmakers

L. Arias - November 30, 2015

Six plaintiffs are asking Costa Rica's Constitutional Chamber of the Supreme Court, or Sala IV, to throw out a constitutionality challenge to an executive decree that would legalize in vitro fertilization…