UNITED
NATIONS

CAT
Convention against Torture
and Other Cruel, Inhuman
or Degrading Treatment
or Punishment

Distr.
RESTRICTED*
CAT/C/23/D/96/1997
24 January 2000
Original: ENGLISH

COMMITTEE AGAINST TORTURE
Twenty-third session
(8-19 November 1999)
VIEWS
Communication No. 96/1997
Submitted by:

A.D. (Name withheld)
[represented by counsel]

Alleged victim:

The author

State party:

Netherlands

Date of communication:

7 November 1997

Date of present decision:

12 November 1999

[See Annex]

* Made public by decision of the Committee against Torture.

GE.00-40476 (E)

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