UNITED
NATIONS

E
Economic and Social
Council

Distr.
GENERAL
E/CN.4/1996/35
9 January 1996
Original:

ENGLISH

COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS
Fifty-second session
Item 8 (a) of the provisional agenda

QUESTION OF THE HUMAN RIGHTS OF ALL PERSONS SUBJECTED TO ANY FORM
OF DETENTION OR IMPRISONMENT, IN PARTICULAR: TORTURE AND OTHER
CRUEL, INHUMAN OR DEGRADING TREATMENT OR PUNISHMENT
Report of the Special Rapporteur, Mr. Nigel S. Rodley, submitted pursuant
to Commission on Human Rights resolution 1995/37

CONTENTS
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Introduction
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MANDATE AND METHODS OF WORK

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INFORMATION REVIEWED BY THE SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR
WITH RESPECT TO VARIOUS COUNTRIES
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Albania
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Algeria
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Argentina
Austria
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Bahamas
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Bahrain
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Bangladesh
Bolivia
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Burundi
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