The Inter American Court of Human Rights granted Thursday
the charges against the Venezuelan state for human rights
Alleged violations against workers and journalists with private
TV channel Radio Caracas Televisión (RCTV), include freedom
of expression, individual integrity and legal rights and protection.
According to the information posted on the RCTV website,
the Court decision is the preliminary step of international
judicial proceedings against the Venezuelan state "for physical
and moral assailment, attacks, threats and serious risks,
including the impending closure of RCTV, all of which is a
pattern of violations to the right of freedom of expression."
The Court advised the state that it should answer to the
complaint within the term set by the IACHR Parliament, which
term cannot be extended.
Now, the Court will call a public hearing at the courthouse
to learn about the allegations and evidence produced by the