UNITED
NATIONS

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

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RESTRICTED**
CAT/C/40/D/293/2006
15 May 2008
ENGLISH
Original: FRENCH

COMMITTEE AGAINST TORTURE
Fortieth session
(28 April-16 May 2008)
DECISION
Communication No. 293/2006
Submitted by:

Mr. J.A.M.O., on his own behalf and on behalf of his wife,
Mrs. R.S.N., and his daughter Ms. T.X.M.S. (represented
by counsel)

Alleged victim:

The complainants

State party:

Canada

Date of the complaint:

8 May 2006

Date of the present decision:

9 May 2008

Subject matter:

Risk of the complainants being deported to Mexico

Basic issues:

Risk of torture following expulsion

Procedural issues:

None

Article of the Convention:

3
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* Made public by decision of the Committee against Torture.

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