United Nations

International Covenant on
Civil and Political Rights

Distr.: General
9 December 2015
Original: French

Human Rights Committee

Communication No. 2284/2013
Views adopted by the Committee at its 115th session
(19 October-6 November 2015)
Submitted by:

F.M. (represented by Stewart Istvanffy)

Alleged victim:

The author

State party:


Date of communication:

16 August 2013 (initial submission)

Document references:

Special Rapporteur’s rule 97 decision,
transmitted to the State party on 23 August
2013 (not issued in document form)

Date of adoption of Views:

5 November 2015

Subject matter:

Deportation to Chad from Canada

Procedural issues:

Failure to sufficiently substantiate
allegations; incompatibility ratione materiae
with the Covenant

Substantive issues:

Right to an effective remedy; right to life;
prohibition of torture and cruel, inhuman or
degrading treatment; rights of aliens

Articles of the Covenant:

2, 6 (para. 1), 7 and 13

Article of the Optional Protocol:



GE.15-21665 (E)




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