National Security and Expulsion to a Risk of Torture
Jernej Letnar Cernic
European Faculty of Law (EVRO-PF)
December 9, 2008
Edinburgh Law Review, Vol. 12, No. 3, pp. 486-490, September 2008
In Saadi v Italy, the European Court of Human Rights held that article 3 of the European Convention on Human Rights prohibits expulsion of individuals to states where they would face a "real risk" of torture, inhuman or degrading treatment. This article analyses the ECHR's reasoning.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 6
Keywords: human rights, national security, expulsion to a risk of torture
JEL Classification: K19Accepted Paper Series
Date posted: December 11, 2008
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