CONTROL DE CUMPLIMIENTO DEL DERECHO INTERNACIONAL DE LOS DERECHOS HUMANOS EN EL URUGUAY

Recently, the Uruguayan Supreme Court of Justice has included in several decisions, assertions about its competence to carry out “conventional control” of laws. Notwithstanding the fact that this jurisprudence of the hierarchical body of the judicial branch has the support of prestigious national doctrine, we allow ourselves to make some points about it.
As an example, we analyze the arguments contained in Supreme Court´s decision that resolves about the unconstitutionality of Law No. 18.335.