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NCJ Number: 31794 Find in a Library
Title: NEW UNITED NATIONS PROCEDURE TO PROTECT PRISONERS AND OTHER DETAINEES
Journal: CALIFORNIA LAW REVIEW  Volume:64  Issue:1  Dated:(JANUARY 1976)  Pages:201228
Author(s): K J BURKE
Corporate Author: University of California
Berkeley School of Law
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 28
Sponsoring Agency: University of California
Berkeley, CA 94720
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: IN 1974 TH SUBCOMMISSION ON PREVENTION OF DISCRIMINATION AND PROTECTION OF MINORITIES ESTABLISHED A NEW PROCEDURE FOR IMPLEMENTING INTERNATIONAL LAW CONCERNING WORLD-WIDE PATTERNS OF VIOLATION OF THE RIGHTS OF DETAINED PERSONS.
Abstract: THIS ARTICLE EXPLAINS THE NEW PROCEDURE, DISCUSSES THE ACTION THE SUB-COMMISSION HAS TAKEN AND IS AUTHORIZED TO TAKE REGARDING DETAINEES, AND SUGGESTS WAYS IN WHICH THE PROCEDURE MIGHT BE USED AND STRENGTHENED BY INTERESTED GROUPS. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT)
Index Term(s): International agreements; Political offenders; Prisoner's rights; United Nations (UN)
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