CAT (2015) J. K. v Canada, No. 562/2013, 23 November 2015 • Page 1 • Atlas of Torture.

  • Category: Case Law
  • Source: Other
  • Subject: Deportation,Asylum/Refugee,Discrimination,Documentation status,Homosexuality,Law/Legistation,Sexual Orientation,Violence
  • Place: Uganda
  • Year: 2015
  • URL: CAT-2015-J.pdf
The complainant is J.K., a national of Uganda born on 1 August 1979 and residing in Canada. He is not represented by counsel. He claims that his extradition to Uganda would constitute a violation by Canada of article 3 of the Convention. The Convention entered into force for Canada on 24 June 1987.