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El Salvador: Government must meet commitment to Beatriz
31 May 2013

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights has issued protective measures for Beatriz, ordering the Salvadoran government to urgently provide the medical ...

Urgent Action       AMR 29/006/2013

Amnesty International | El Salvador: Government must act ...
31 May 2013

Swift medical action is desperately needed to save a young woman's life, Amnesty International said after El Salvador's Minister of Health suggested ...

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El Salvador: 'Shameful' court ruling places Beatriz's life in ...
30 May 2013

The decision by the Constitutional Chamber of El Salvador's Supreme Court of Justice to deny Beatriz her appeal for access to a therapeutic abortion ...

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Amnesty International | El Salvador: 'Shameful' court ruling ...
30 May 2013

Yesterday's decision by the Constitutional Chamber of El Salvador's Supreme Court of Justice to deny Beatriz her appeal for access to a therapeutic ...

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El Salvador: Supreme Court toys with young mother's life ...
17 May 2013

El Salvador's Supreme Court has, once again, put off a ruling on whether or not to allow a severely ill pregnant woman to have an abortion.

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El Salvador: Beatriz in need as authorities just stand by
15 May 2013

Beatriz is still waiting for the Salvadoran authorities to provide her with the medical treatment she urgently needs to safeguard her life and health. The ...

Urgent Action       AMR 29/005/2013

El Salvador: “We don't want Beatriz to die, it's that simple” ...
9 May 2013

Doctors in El Salvador said a 22-year-old woman could die if she continues with the pregnancy but haven't treated her because if they interrupt it, they ...

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El Salvador: “We don't want Beatriz to die, it's that simple”
9 May 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL FEATURE AI index: AMR 29/004/2013 09 May 2013. El Salvador: “We don't want Beatriz to ...

PressItem       AMR 29/004/2013

El Salvador: Protection measures ordered for Beatriz
1 May 2013

The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights has urged the Salvadoran government to safeguard the life of Beatriz, but they still have not acted ...

Urgent Action       AMR 29/003/2013

Amnesty International | El Salvador must save young pregnant ...
1 May 2013

The Salvadoran authorities must implement the precautionary measures issued by the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights this Monday, by ...

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