CAT/C/28/D/185/2001
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Annex*
DECISION OF THE COMMITTEE AGAINST TORTURE UNDER
ARTICLE 22 OF THE CONVENTION AGAINST TORTURE AND
OTHER CRUEL, INHUMAN OR DEGRADING TREATMENT OR
PUNISHMENT
Twenty-eighth session
concerning
Complaint No. 185/2001
Complainant:

Mr. Chedli Ben Ahmed Karoui

Submitted by:

Juridiska Byrä, by Ms. Christa Nyblom

State party:

Sweden

Date of submission:

25 June 2001

Date of decision:

8 May 2002

The Committee against Torture, established under article 17 of the Convention against
Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment,
Meeting on 8 May 2002,
Having concluded its consideration of complaint No. 185/2001, submitted to the
Committee against Torture under article 22 of the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel,
Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment,
Having taken into account all information made available to it by the complainant, his
counsel and the State party,
Adopts its Decision under article 22, paragraph 7, of the Convention.

* The following members of the Committee participated in the examination of the case:
Mr. Peter Thomas Burns, Mr. Guibril Camara, Mr. Sayed Kassem El Masry, Ms. Felice Gaer,
Sr. Alejandro Gonzalez Poblete, Mr. Andreas Mavrommatis, Mr. Fernando Mariño Menendez,
Mr. Ole Vedel Rasmussen, Mr. Alexander M. Yakolev, and Mr. Yu Mengjia.

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