“In accordance with the legal and factual considerations set out in this report, the Inter-American Commission concludes that the United States is responsible for the violation of the right to equality before the law, the right to a fair trial, and the right to due process of the law guaranteed in the American Declaration, with respect to Kevin Cooper.”

On July 21st 2015, the IACHR issued Report No. 26/15, Case 12,831 on the Merits of a Petition filed on behalf of Kevin Cooper.

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