ICCPR Case Digest

CCPR/C/117/D/2387/2014

Communication

2387/2014

Submission: 2014.04.29

View Adopted: 2016.07.15

A.B. v. Canada

Substantive Issues
  • Privacy
  • Protection of family
  • Right to family
  • Right to life
  • Torture / ill-treatment
Relevant Articles
  • Article 17
  • Article 2.3
  • Article 23.1
  • Article 6.1
  • Article 7
Violations

Merits

The Committee, acting under article 5 (4) of the Optional Protocol, is of the view that the facts before it do not permit it to conclude that the author’s removal to Somalia would, if implemented, violate his rights under articles 6 (1), 7, 17 and 23 (1), read alone and in conjunction with article 2 (3) of the Covenant.

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