[JURIST] The UN Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances [official website] expressed concern [press release] on Wednesday over the state of enforced disappearances in Mexico. The Working Group, a panel of five independent human rights experts, found a "chronic pattern of impunity demonstrated by the absence of effective investigations in cases of enforced disappearances." In their report [text, PDF] on the situation of enforced detention in Mexico, the Working Group examined the legal and institutional framework of criminal justice...

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