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Committee
CCPR
Communication number(s)
950/2000,
Author
S. Jegatheeswara Sarma
Display name
Sarma
Victim
S. Jegatheeswara Sarma, his family and his son, Mr. J. Thevaraja Sarma
Countries
  • Sri Lanka
  • Admission date
    14 Mar 2002
    Submission date
    25 Oct 1999
    Date of adoption of the Views
    16 Jul 2003
    Session No
    78
    Type of decision
    Adoption of views
    Comment
    Issues
  • admissibility - exhaustion of domestic remedies
  • admissibility - ratione temporis
  • arbitrary arrest - detention
  • criminal charges
  • cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment
  • effective remedy
  • fair trial
  • fair trial - undue delay
  • in accordance with law
  • liberty of person
  • pre-trial detention
  • procedure established by law
  • reasons for arrest
  • right to life
  • security of person
  • torture
  • Articles
  • CCPR-6-1
  • CCPR-7
  • CCPR-9-1
  • CCPR-9-2
  • CCPR-9-3
  • CCPR-9-4
  • CCPR-9-5
  • CCPR-OP-1
  • CCPR-OP-5-2-b


  • CCPR/C/78/D/950/2000



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