United Nations

International Covenant on
Civil and Political Rights

Distr.: General
27 August 2015
Original: English

Human Rights Committee

Communication No. 2183/2012
Decision adopted by the Committee at its 114th session
(29 June-24 July 2015)
Submitted by:

M.G. (not represented by counsel)

Alleged victim:

The author

State party:


Date of communication:

15 April 2012 (initial submission)

Document references:

Special Rapporteur’s rule 97 decision,
transmitted to the State party on 26 July 2012
(not issued in document form)

Date of adoption of decision:

23 July 2015

Subject matter:

Adequate compensation for inhuman conditions
of detention

Procedural issues:

Admissibility — other procedure of international
investigation or settlement

Substantive issues:

Right of persons deprived of their liberty to be
treated with dignity; right to an effective remedy

Articles of the Covenant:

7, 9 (5), 10 (1)

Articles of the Optional Protocol:

5 (2) (a)



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