For reasons of national securitythe Supreme Court of Justice of the Nation (SCJN) ordered to reserve the proof of payment of the anticovid vaccines acquired by the Government headed by President Andrés Manuel López Obrador.
Is about the payments that the government made to the pharmaceutical companies Pfizer, Cansino and Astra Zenecawhose receipts were requested by a citizen via transparency.
In May 2021, the National Institute of Transparency, Access to Information and Protection of Personal Data (Inai) ordered to deliver a public version of the required documents, but the Legal Advisor of the Presidency, then Julio Scherer, processed two appeals for review in matters of national security to prevent rendition.
This Monday, Minister Jorge Mario Pardo Rebolledo presented the two draft resolutions that were endorsed by his colleagues in plenary to keep said information confidential for putting national security at risk.
The Court has twenty more resources similar to those that the Plenary resolved on Monday related to data such as batches received, where they were applied, how many doses each batch contains, their location, among others.