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The Law Society's amicus brief to the Administrative Supreme Court of Colombia

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The Law Society submitted a brief to the Administrative Supreme Court of Colombia (Consejo de Estado) in domestic proceedings brought by local NGO Dejusticia. 

The brief sets out international and regional standards on access to information. In Colombia, data has been gathered by intelligence services on human rights defenders, which has been used for surveillance.

Find attached the brief in Spanish and an English summary.   

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