Spanish Constitutional Court restricts autonomous communities’ regulatory power to expand universal access to health care, deepening health inequity
Judgment 134/17 nullifies Basque legislation that guaranteed access to health care to undocumented migrants and others excluded from the national health system since 2012
February 11, 2009
Lawyers for the villagers had sought to hold the oil giant responsible for the 1998 shooting and mistreatment of protesters by Nigerian soldiers at an oil rig.
February 4, 2009
Forty-two years after a similar mechanism was adopted for civil and political rights, those who suffer from violations of their economic, social and cultural rights are finally given equal status.
August 5, 2008
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August 14, 1997
This statement on Peru was made to the Committee on Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights at the UN in April, 1997.