CAT

UNITED
NATIONS

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

Distr.
RESTRICTED*
CAT/C/20/D/47/1996
19 June 1998
ENGLISH
Original:

FRENCH

COMMITTEE AGAINST TORTURE
Twentieth session
(4-22 May 1998)

DECISION
Communication No. 47/1996
Submitted by:

V.V. (name withheld)
(represented by counsel)

Alleged victim:

The author

State Party:

Canada

Date of communication:

15 March 1996

Date of present decision:

19 May 1998

[See annex]

*

Made public by decision of the Committee against Torture.

GE.98-16588

(E)

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