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No Justice for Guatemalan Women: An Update Twenty Years After Guatemala's First Violence Against Women Law

Author: Héctor Ruiz

In: Hastings Women’s Law Journal, Vol 29, No 1, 2018, pp. 101-124

This paper explores twenty years of legislation to protect women and the progress made. It also examines the attitudes towards women and girls that have been fueled by the thirty-six year internal conflict (1960-1996).