D.J.E.F s/ Amparo Reference : SCJBA C. 111.706 Complaint date : No description Status : Final judgment Place of jurisdiction : Argentina, Buenos Aires Province Plaintiffs types : Neighbours Plaintiffs names : Familia Monsalvo Fernandez Defendants : Farmers Lawyers for Health and Environmental Justice : Fernando Cabaleiro Case nature : Civil court Specificities : Civil action for injunctive and declaratory relief Type(s), Product(s), Active substance(s) : Herbicide, , Glyphosate, Cypermethrin Requests : Require an Environmental Impact assessment before spraying toxic pesticides that were thought not to affect the environment or human health; Require a precautionary measure to prevent spraying in the rural vivinity of where there were done (200 m). Name of the Court : Corte Suprema of Buenos Aires Province, Argentina Jurisdiction level : Decision date : August 8, 2012 Decision nature : Positive Decision content : The court considers that there is reasonnable doubt about the danger for the population of spraying pesticides close to houses, and the adequate process for these conflicts is in courts. it also considers the farming operation illegal because it violates a local law that prohíbits spraying pesticides at less than 1.000 m from houses. Legal basis : Court Ruling : Link to the ruling Summary : The preventive approach,that aims to prevent destruction or pollution takes legal measures out of their traditional role to give them a function which justification is co-natural to not only private rights, but also public rights. Scientific references : No scientifice reference for this case. Related links : No related link for this case.