Human Rights Committee, session 75 (2002)

Recommendations/observations on corporal punishment in the Human Rights Committee's concluding observations to states examined in session 75 (8-26 July 2002)

Yemen

(26 July 2002, CCPR/CO/75/YEM, Concluding observations on third report, para. 16)

"The Committee is extremely concerned to find that amputation and flagellation, and in general corporal punishment are still prescribed by law and practised, contrary to article 7 of the Covenant.

The State party should take appropriate measures to put an end to such practices and to ensure respect for the provisions of the Covenant."

In this session

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