CAT/C/47/D/428/2010

United Nations

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

Distr.: General
18 January 2012
Original: English

Committee against Torture

Communication No. 428/2010
Decision adopted by the Committee at its forty-seventh session, 31
October to 25 November 2011

GE.12-40247

Submitted by:

Alexey Kalinichenko (represented by
counsel, Anton Guilio Lana and Andrea
Saccuci)

Alleged victim:

The complainant

State party:

Morocco

Date of complaint:

12 August 2010 (initial submission)

Date of present decision:

25 November 2011

Subject matter:

Extradition of the complainant to the Russian
Federation

Substantive issue:

Risk of torture upon return to the country of
origin

Procedural issue:

Non-exhaustion

Articles of the Convention:

3; 22, para. 5 (b)

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