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... control and treatment; guide scientific improvements to cancer prevention, treatment and care, coordinate and coordinate actions for cancer care. Also signed is the Anti-Torture Act, 2017 that makes comprehensive provisions for penalising acts of torture and other cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment ...
The bills are Niger Delta Development Commission (Establishment) Amendment Act, 2017, Federal capital Territory Water Board (Establishment) Act, 2017, National Institute for cancer Research and Treatment (Establishment) Act, 2017, Compulsory Treatment and Care for Victims of Gunshot Act, 2017, ...

(MENAFN - Pajhwok Afghan News) (Pajhwok): The or lower house of parliament on Saturday approved a presidential decree prohibiting torture at prisons and detention centres with a majority vote. The house approved the decree after some amendments were incorporated by the judicial commission of the ...
The Supreme Court had observed earlier this year that India's efforts to extradite suspects were impeded by the fact that India did not have an Anti-Torture law, he added. India, he said, is one of only eight countries out of 170 signatories to the United Nations convention against torture and other inhuman ...
Rabat - Mustapha Ramid, the Minister in charge of human rights, has called for the installation of surveillance cameras in the premises of the judicial police, police stations, and prisons to help prevent torture - a measure he announced three years ago as Minister of Justice and Public Freedoms, but ...
And if the Anti-Torture norms have become part of customary international law binding on all states, does not the constitutional concern require the Indian state to follow it? The 273rd Report of the Law Commission has now clearly stated that Anti-Torture norms are jus cogens, or peremptory norms of ...

The Council of Europe's Committee for the Prevention of torture (CPT) has published its first report on the United Kingdom Sovereign Base Areas (SBA) on Cyprus following a visit to the island in February 2017. According to a press release issued on Friday, the report assesses conditions of detention and ...
"The UN's Anti-Torture experts have recognised that there is a major problem in Cameroon, and their warnings should be heeded. There should be no tolerance of human rights violations like torture, and we hope that the Cameroonian authorities and international community will respond to this report with ...
In response to India's pathetic excuse that it was necessary for Parliament to enact Anti-Torture legislation prior to ratification, a fitting answer was given by the UN High Commissioner for human rights, who said that it was "an erroneous idea" and "a misconception" that the state must enact legislation first ...
Very fine work has been done by Luke Roberts in his bachelor's thesis. Here's a clip of some of his ideas posted at The Anxious Bench:.
... intellectual Property Code, The Oil pollution Compensation Act, The Biofuels Act, The Anti-Torture Act, and the the Magna Carta of women.
Thailand has also committed to developing a process for screening refugees and irregular migrants and to passing Anti-Torture legislation ...
What is the personal motivation for a trade commissioner to launch an Anti-Torture alliance? During my mandate I have always pushed for trade ...
Eduardo Gabriel and Lina de Guzman-Dimaganti filed on Thursday murder and violation of Anti-Torture law complaints against PO1 Jeffrey ...
judges have been referred to a disciplinary committee for helping prepare an Anti-Torture bill, and parliament, which is packed with el-Sissi ...
judges have been referred to a disciplinary committee for helping prepare an Anti-Torture bill, and parliament, which is packed with el-Sissi loyalists, passed a ...

judges have been referred to a disciplinary committee for helping prepare an Anti-Torture bill, and parliament, which is packed with el-Sissi loyalists, passed a ...
judges have been referred to a disciplinary committee for helping prepare an Anti-Torture bill, and parliament, which is packed with el-Sissi ...
judges have been referred to a disciplinary committee for helping prepare an Anti-Torture bill, and parliament, which is packed with el-Sissi ...
Palabay cited that such acts are punishable under the Anti-Torture Law of 2009, or Republic Act 9745. She said that perpetrators of this ...
judges have been referred to a disciplinary committee for helping prepare an Anti-Torture bill, and parliament, which is packed with el-Sissi ...
... in violation of Republic Act 9745, also known as the Anti-Torture Law, particularly, Section 4(A-1) and (A-14), and Section 14(1) and (5).
The Anti-Torture movement, working to ensure that the torture regime put in place during the Bush-Cheney administration never happens again, ...
The Public Attorney's Office (PAO) earlier assisted the de los Santos family in filing murder and violation of the provisions of Anti-Torture Act of ...
Kabul: human rights activists are urging Afganistan's President Ashraf Ghani to expand Anti-Torture laws enacted months ago to allow victims ...
70 years on from independence, state torture is still prevalent in India. It's time to enact Anti-Torture laws. 27 Aug 2017 07:56 GMT |. Listen to this ...
Charges of murder and violation of the Anti-Torture Law were filed against police officer 3 Arnel Oares, PO1 Jerwin Cruz and PO1 Jeremias ...
Saldy and Lorenza delos Santos, assisted by PAO chief Persida Acosta, filed complaints of murder and violation of the Anti-Torture law, ...
"Not only that but it has been ruled that these devices breach the European human rights Convention and could breach Anti-Torture laws.
... defended President George W. Bush's controversial use of a signing statement purporting to limit the scope of an Anti-Torture law in 2006.
... on the other hand, made numerous small concessions relating to imagery and messaging to the point where it strayed far from its Anti-Torture ...
... but binding Anti-Torture steps, such as ratifying the Optional Protocol to the Convention Against torture (OPCAT) and allowing the UN Special ...
In its damning report published in July, the Anti-Torture committee of the 47-member, Strasbourg-based Council of Europe lambasted the ...
... Belgium - citing concerns from the Council of Europe's Anti-Torture committee that conditions in Belgian prisons are "inhuman and degrading".
prisons in Belgium come under frequent fire for poor conditions, most recently from the Council of Europe's Anti-Torture commission. Little is ...
Republic Act 9745 or the Anti-Torture Act of 2009 defines torture as an act by which severe physical or mental pain is intentionally inflicted to a ...
Former Inspector General (IG) of prisons, Elvis Gomes stated that torture is a vast topic and conviction of the accused is punishment and torture, ...
... intellectual Property Code, The Oil pollution Compensation Act, The Biofuels Act, The Anti-Torture Act, and the the Magna Carta of women.
a South Sudanese human rights body, has urged the government of South Sudan domesticate the Convention Against torture (CAT) and ...
For Anti-Torture advocates, this apology and its justice-based defense are a step in the direction of solidifying Anti-Torture norms weakened by ...
According to Karapatan, stripping all the prisoners naked and lining them up breached the Anti-Torture Act and international instruments on torture and degrading punishment.
activists hold Anti-Torture placards at an Amnesty International rally. Photo: Filippo Monteforte/AFP. The Local. news@thelocal.
Ratification of international law is not enough," said Pornpen Khongkachonkiet, director of the Cross cultural Foundation, a Thai Anti-Torture organization. "They need to do things domestically." Other issues up for U.N. review include the transparency ...
(ANSA) - Strasbourg, March 13 - The Council of Europe (CoE) on Monday urged Italy to swiftly introduce the crimes of torture and degrading treatment, ensuring they are properly sanctioned and culprits can no longer get off.
Zim court orders SSB to garnish cop's salary to compensate tortured schoolboy. JUSTICE has finally caught up with a Zimbabwe Republic police (ZRP) officer who severely tortured a school boy in total disregard of the country's Anti-Torture laws.
... after learning that the government had been torturing detainees at Guantanamo Bay and Abu Ghraib despite chapter 18 of the United States law code that deems torture illegal.
The Obama administration, which intervened repeatedly to shut down Anti-Torture suits and shield Bush administration officials who oversaw and carried out the program, decided against filing a state secrets motion in the current case, in part because ...
There are no signs of necessary reform from the Egyptian government. Additionally, leadership is subjecting human rights defenders to travel bans, asset seizures and criminal investigations, and ordering the closure of Egypt's leading Anti-Torture ...
Prague, March 6 (CTK) - The Russian non-governmental Committee for the Prevention of torture received the annual prize Homo Homini for human rights activists at the opening of the 19th annual One World festival of human rights documentaries in Prague ...


 

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