CAT

UNITED
NATIONS

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

Distr.
RESTRICTED*
CAT/C/37/D/282/2005**
6 December 2006
Original: ENGLISH

COMMITTEE AGAINST TORTURE
Thirty-seventh session
(6 – 24 November 2006)

DECISION
Communication No. 282/2005
Submitted by:

S. P. A. (represented by counsel)

Alleged victim:

The complainant

State party:

Canada

Date of the complaint:

26 September 2005 (initial submission)

Date of present decision:

7 November 2006

Subject matter: deportation with alleged risk of torture and cruel, inhuman or
degrading treatment or punishment
Procedural issue: non substantiation of allegations
Substantive issue: risk of torture on deportation; risk of cruel, inhuman or degrading
treatment or punishment on deportation
Articles of the Convention: 3; 16
[ANNEX]

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Made public by decision of the Committee against Torture.
Re-issued for technical reasons.

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