The Necessary Elements of Torture: A Consideration of the Views of the Human Rights Committee in Giri v Nepal
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|Title:||The Necessary Elements of Torture: A Consideration of the Views of the Human Rights Committee in Giri v Nepal||Authors:||Egan, Suzanne||Permanent link:||http://hdl.handle.net/10197/7592||Date:||Nov-2012||Abstract:||In the case of Giri v Nepal, the Human Rights Committee has entered the fray in regard to the vexed question of how to distinguish "torture" from "inhuman" or "cruel" treatment in legal terms. The case concerned a complaint by a Nepalese farmer about his arbitrary arrest, detention and torture by soldiers on account of his suspected membership of the Communist Party in Nepal.||Type of material:||Journal Article||Publisher:||Clarus Press||Keywords:||Giri v Nepal; United Nations Human Rights Committee||Language:||en||Status of Item:||Peer reviewed|
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