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Spain must end incommunicado detention | Amnesty ...
15 September 2009

Amnesty International's new report shows how Spain has one of the strictestdetention regimes in Europe, which is in breach of the country' ...

Report Abstract      

Spain: Out of the shadows: End incommunicado detention in ...
15 September 2009

Spanish law allows people to be held incommunicado, which means they have no effective access to a lawyer or to a doctor of their choice, and their ...

Document       EUR 41/005/2009

The Wire, August/September 2009. Vol. 39, issue 004
1 August 2009

1) A wound that never heals: International Day of the Disappeared 2) Algeria: Long wait for justice 3) Livewire: Seeking justice at the UN Human Rights ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/004/2009

End incommunicado detention in Spain | Amnesty ...
26 June 2009

Spanish law allows terrorism suspects to be held incommunicado for upto 13 days. Incommunicado detainees have no effective access to alawyer or ...

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Spain: Macroproceso 18/98 trial highlights flaws in Spanish ...
3 June 2009

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: EUR 41/009/2009. 3 June 2009. Spain: Macroproceso 18/98 ...

Document       EUR 41/009/2009

Spain: Report of seminar “Police complaints investigation ...
1 May 2009

For several years Amnesty International has been investigating and reporting on allegations of torture, ill-treatment, and other human rights abuses committed ...

Report       EUR 41/003/2009

Spain: Fear of forcible return/Fear of torture or other ill ...
21 April 2009

Ali Aarrass and Mohamed el Bay are at imminent risk of being extradited to Morocco, where they would be at risk of incommunicado detention, torture ...

Urgent Action       EUR 41/007/2009

Spain: Briefing to the Committee Against Torture
1 February 2009

Amnesty International Publications. First published in 2009 by. Amnesty International Publications. International Secretariat. Peter Benenson House. ...

Report       EUR 41/004/2009

Spain: Further Information on Fear of forcible return/Fear of ...
7 January 2009

Murad Gasayev was extradited from Spain to the Russian Federation on 31 December 2008, where he has been taken into custody and is at risk of torture ...

Urgent Action       EUR 41/002/2009

French detention centre highlights mistreatment of migrants ...
18 December 2008

On International Migrants Day, new footage reveals the appalling state of a French detention centre for irregular migrants off the coast of Africa and shows ...

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