Category Archives: Torture

Slim’s Criminal Law News Mar 20

English courts hear crucial appeal on whether UK Government should have arrested visiting Egyptian General suspected of torture

On 21 and 22 March 2018, the Court of Appeal will hear an important case that seeks to determine whether members of special missions visiting the United Kingdom with the approval of the Foreign Office (FCO) should be immune from criminal proceedings.

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Slim’s Criminal Law News Dec 14

American torture – Canadian involvement

Canadian Government Lies over Complicity in CIA Torture

Tuesday’s publication of the US Senate report into the CIA’s brutal interrogation techniques in the aftermath of 9/11 has shed new light on Ottawa’s complicity in acts of torture.

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