Taha v Australia - Individual Communication to UN Human Rights Committee

This Communication to the UN Human Rights Committee under the First Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights was prepared and submitted by the Public Interest Law Clearing House (Vic) on behalf of an asylum seeker alleging violations of the right to freedom from torture pursuant to art 7 and the right to freedom from arbitrary detention pursuant to art 9.

The communication was withdrawn after the asylum seeker was granted a Protection Visa

Download the submission here.