CCPR/C/115/D/2358/2014

United Nations

International Covenant on
Civil and Political Rights

Distr.: General
14 December 2015
English
Original: Spanish

Human Rights Committee

Communication No. 2358/2014
Decision adopted by the Committee at its 115th session
(19 October-6 November 2015)
Submitted by:

G.C.A.A. (represented by Mr. Pedro
Montano)

Alleged victim:

The author

State party:

Uruguay

Date of communication:

16 March 2012 (initial submission)

Document references:

Special Rapporteur’s rule 92 and rule 97
decision, transmitted to the State party on
18 March 2014 (not issued in document
form)

Date of adoption of the decision: 2 November 2015
Subject matter:

Conduct of the trial in a criminal case

Procedural issues:

Incompatibility with the provisions of the
Covenant; failure to substantiate allegations

Substantive issues:

Right to life; arbitrary detention; unfair
trial; non bis in idem; non-discrimination
and equality before the law

Articles of the Covenant:

2, 6, 7, 9, 14, 15 and 26

Article of the Optional Protocol: 2

GE.15-21845 (E)

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