Committee Against Torture, session 18 (1997)

Recommendations/observations on corporal punishment in the Committee Against Torture's concluding observations to states examined in session 18 (29 April - 9 May 1997)

Namibia

(6 May 1997, A/52/44, paras. 227-252, Concluding observations on initial report, para. 250)

"The Committee recommends the prompt abolition of corporal punishment insofar as it is legally still possible under the Prisons Act of 1959 and the Criminal Procedure Act of 1977."

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