Council of Europe anti-torture Committee publishes new report on Latvia

In a report published today on its most recent visit to Latvia (1222 April 2016), the Council of Europe’s Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CPT) calls on the Latvian authorities to take measures, among others, to prevent ill-treatment, guarantee the access to a lawyer, address inter-prisoner violence and improve access to healthcare in prisons.

https://rm.coe.int/pdf/168072ce4f

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