CAT/OP/PAN/1

Contents
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I.

Introduction ...................................................................................................................................

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II.

National preventive mechanism ....................................................................................................

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III.

Legal and institutional framework for the prevention of torture and ill-treatment ........................

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A.

Criminalization of torture .....................................................................................................

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B.

Non-applicability of statutory limitations to torture .............................................................

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C.

Detection of torture and ill-treatment ...................................................................................

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Subcommittee’s comments on the places visited ..........................................................................

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A.

Overcrowding and infrastructure situation ...........................................................................

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B.

Food and drinking water .......................................................................................................

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C.

Inmate self-rule and corruption .............................................................................................

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D.

Long-term pretrial detention .................................................................................................

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E.

Searches ................................................................................................................................

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V.

Health ............................................................................................................................................

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VI.

Groups of especially vulnerable persons deprived of their liberty ................................................

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A.

Situation of women ...............................................................................................................

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B.

Protection of adolescents in conflict with the law ................................................................

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C.

Migrants ................................................................................................................................

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D.

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex persons ....................................................

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VII.

Repercussions of the visit ..............................................................................................................

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VIII.

Conclusion ....................................................................................................................................

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I.

Lista de las personas con quienes se reunió el Subcomité .............................................................

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II.

Lugares de privación de libertad visitados ....................................................................................

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IV.

Annexes

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GE.18-12640

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