CCPR/C/115/D/2258/2013

United Nations

International Covenant on
Civil and Political Rights

Distr.: General
8 January 2016
Original: English

Human Rights Committee

Communication No. 2258/2013
Views adopted by the Committee at its 115th session
(19 October-6 November 2015)
Submitted by:

Jenirthan Rasappu and Jenarthan Rasappu
(represented by counsel, Michala Bendixen from
Refugees Welcome)

Alleged victim:

The authors

State party:

Denmark

Date of communication:

3 June 2013 (initial submission)

Document references:

Special Rapporteur’s rule 97 decision,
transmitted to the State party on 14 June 2013
(not issued in document form)

Date of adoption of Views:

4 November 2015

Subject matter:

Deportation to Sri Lanka of unaccompanied
minors

Procedural issues:

Failure to sufficiently substantiate allegations

Substantive issues:

Risk of torture or cruel, inhuman or degrading
treatment

Articles of the Covenant:

7

Articles of the Optional Protocol:

2

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