CAT/C/59/D/588/2014

United Nations

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

Distr.: General
12 January 2017
Original: English

Committee against Torture

Decision adopted by the Committee against Torture
under article 22 of the Convention, concerning
communication No. 588/2014*, **
Communication submitted by:

A.L.

Alleged victim:

The complainant

State party:

Canada

Date of complaint:

24 February 2014 (initial submission)

Substantive issue:

Risk of torture upon deportation

At its meeting on 30 November 2016, the Committee against Torture, having
considered a request from the complainant, decided to discontinue the consideration of
communication No. 588/2014.

* Adopted by the Committee at its fifty-ninth session (7 November-7 December 2016).
** The following members of the Committee participated in the examination of the communication:
Essadia Belmir, Alessio Bruni, Felice Gaer, Abdelwahab Hani, Claude Heller Rouassant, Jens
Modvig, Ana Racu, Sébastien Touzé and Kening Zhang.

GE.17-00508(E)

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