Communication No 156/2000 : Switzerland. 11/13/2001.
CAT/C/27/D/156/2000. (Jurisprudence)
Committee Against Torture
Twenty-seventh session
12 - 23 November 2001

[PART OF ANNEX VII OF DOCUMENT A/57/44]
Views of the Committee Against Torture under article 22 of the
Convention against Torture and Other Cruel,
Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment
- Twenty-seventh session -

Complaint No. 156/2000
Submitted by: M.S. (name withheld) [represented by counsel]
Alleged victim: The complainant
State party: Switzerland
Date of complaint: 9 February 2000
The Committee against Torture, established under article 17 of the
Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading
Treatment or Punishment,
Meeting on 13 November 2001,
Having concluded its consideration of complaint No. 156/2000, submitted to
the Committee against Torture under article 22 of the Convention against
Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment,
Adopts the following:

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