Released: Periodic Report of the U.S. to the Committee Against Torture

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On August 12, 2013, the U.S. Government released its Periodic Report to the Committee Against Torture, outlining how it is upholding its obligation to end torture. Because the United States accepted the United Nations Convention Against Torture as law, the federal government is obligated to submit a report every four years to the Committee, which monitors compliance with the Convention. Long overdue this report is a combination of the third, fourth and fifth reports. 

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Aug 12, 2013
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