CCPR/C/116/D/2327/2014 United Nations International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights Distr.: General3 May 2016 Original: English Human Rights Committee Views adopted by the Committee under article 5 (4) of the Optional Protocol, concerning communication No. 2327/2014*, ** Communication submitted by: Y (represented by counsel, Joseph W. Allen) Alleged victim: Y State party: Canada Date of communication: 31 October 2013 (initial submission) Document references: Decision taken pursuant to rules 92 and 97 of the Committee’s rules of procedure, transmitted to the State party on 7 January 2014 (not issued in document form) Date of adoption of Views: 10 March 2016 Subject matter: Deportation of author to Bangladesh Procedural issues: Admissibility – exhaustion of domestic remedies; admissibility – manifestly ill-founded; admissibility – ratione materiae; admissibility – victim status Substantive issues: Arbitrary detention; discrimination; nonrefoulement; refugee status; right to life; torture Articles of the Covenant: 6 (1), 7, 9 (1) and 26 Articles of the Optional Protocol: 1, 2, 3 and 5 (2) (b) * Adopted by the Committee at its 116th session (7-31 March 2016). ** The following members of the Committee participated in the examination of the communication: Yadh Ben Achour, Lazhari Bouzid, Sarah Cleveland, Ahmed Amin Fathalla, Olivier de Frouville, Yuji Iwasawa, Ivana Jelić, Mauro Politi, Sir Nigel Rodley, Víctor Manuel Rodríguez-Rescia, Fabián Omar Salvioli, Dheerujlall Seetulsingh, Anja Seibert-Fohr, Yuval Shany, Konstantine Vardzelashvili and Margo Waterval. GE.16-07148(E) 

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