E/CN.4/2000/9/Add.4
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CONTENTS
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Introduction ..............................................................................................
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II.

III.

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THE PRACTICE OF TORTURE: SCOPE AND CONTEXT ...

6 - 56

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A.

General issues ...................................................................

6 - 19

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B.

Information concerning the police ...................................

20 - 35

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C.

Information concerning prisons .......................................

36 - 51

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D.

Corporal punishment ........................................................

52 - 56

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THE PROTECTION OF DETAINEES AGAINST TORTURE .

57 - 81

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A.

Legal issues ......................................................................

57 - 64

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B.

Access to detainees ...........................................................

65 - 66

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C.

Complaints procedures .....................................................

67 - 77

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D.

Impunity ...........................................................................

78 - 80

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E.

Standing Committee on Human Rights ............................

81

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CONCLUSIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS ......................

82 - 92

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A.

Conclusions ......................................................................

82 - 91

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B.

Recommendations ............................................................

92

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Annex* Summary of allegations ................................................................................

* The annex is reproduced in English only.

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