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GK v Switzerland, Merits, Communication No 219/2002, UN Doc CAT/C/30/D/219/2002, IHRL 3316 (UNCAT 2003), 7th May 2003, United Nations General Assembly [UNGA]; Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights [OHCHR]; Committee Against Torture [CAT]

Whether the deportation of an individual to a country where she allegedly faced a substantial risk of being subjected to torture violated the deporting state’s obligations under Article 3 of the Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (‘CAT’).

Whether the deportation of an individual following an extradition request which was allegedly based on evidence obtained through torture violated Article 15 of the CAT.

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