UNITED
NATIONS

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

Distr.
RESTRICTED*
CAT/C/19/D/57/1996
18 November 1997
ENGLISH
Original:

FRENCH

COMMITTEE AGAINST TORTURE
Nineteenth session
(10-21 November 1997)

VIEWS
Communication No. 57/1996
Submitted by:

P.Q.L. (name deleted)
(represented by counsel)

Alleged victim:

The author

State party:

Canada

Date of communication:

10 October 1996

Date of adoption of views:

17 November 1997

(See Annex)

*

Made public by decision of the Committee against Torture.

GE.97-19420

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