Accept Bill C-242: An Act to Amend the Criminal Code (inflicting torture)
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Publisher: Canadian Voice of Women for Peace
Date Written: 21/09/2016
Year Published: 2016
Resource Type: Article
We,The Canadian Voice of Women for Peace (VOW), understand that presently Canadian legislation on torture (CC 269.1) only addresses torture inflicted by a State official or someone acting with the consent and acquiescence of such an official. Theref
Abstract: Re: Bill C-242: An Act to Amend the Criminal Code (inflicting torture)
. It is in this capacity we write in support of the Private Member's Bill C-242 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (inflicting torture) that you introduced in the House of Commons and we understand has been sent for study to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights.
We,The Canadian Voice of Women for Peace (VOW), understand that presently Canadian legislation on torture (CC 269.1) only addres...
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