Committee Against Torture: Jordan

CAT session 014 (1995)

(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."

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