This treaty may be appropriate in handling sexual orientation discrimination of lesbian

This treaty may be appropriate in handling sexual orientation discrimination of lesbian

Meeting Against Torture along with other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (1984) (article 1) This treaty is essential since it is not restricted to mention actors (governments), as torture is defined broadly in Article 1: “any work through which serious pain or suffering, whether real or psychological, is deliberately inflicted on someone for such purposes as acquiring from him or a 3rd person information or even a confession, punishing him for the work he or a 3rd individual has committed or perhaps is suspected of getting committed, or intimidating or coercing him or a 3rd individual, and for any explanation according to discrimination of all kinds, where such pain or suffering is inflicted by or at the instigation of or because of the permission or acquiescence of the general public official or other person acting in the official capacity”. more “This treaty may be appropriate in handling sexual orientation discrimination of lesbian”