Committee Against Torture, session 14 (1995)

Recommendations/observations on corporal punishment in the Committee Against Torture's concluding observations to states examined in session 14 (24 April - 5 May 1995)

Jordan

(20 July 1995, A/50/44, paras. 159-182, Concluding observations on initial report, paras. 169 and 177)

"The Committee expresses concern about the continuing application of the death penalty, as well as corporal punishment, which could constitute in itself a violation in terms of the Convention.

"The Committee expects Jordan to review its policy relating to corporal punishment."

In this session

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