CAT/C/52/D/525/2012 United Nations Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment Distr.: General 17 June 2014 English Original: French Committee against Torture Communication No. 525/2012 Decision adopted by the Committee at its fifty-second session, 28 April to 23 May 2014 GE.14-05418 (E) Submitted by: R.A.Y. (represented by counsel, Mr. Yves Levano and Mr. Philippe Ohayon) Alleged victim: R.A.Y. State party: Morocco Date of complaint: 25 October 2012 (initial submission) Date of present decision: 16 May 2014 Subject matter: In connection with an extradition procedure to Algeria, the complainant alleges that confessions incriminating him were obtained under torture and that he is at risk of being subjected to torture if extradited Procedural issue: Exhaustion of domestic remedies Substantive issues: Risk of being subjected to torture; use of confessions obtained under torture in judicial proceedings Articles of the Convention: 3 and 15 080714 090714 

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