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Concluding Observations, CCPR/C/MRT/CO/1, 30 October 2013: Mauritania

8. The Committee notes with concern that homosexuality is considered to be a crime and is punishable by the death penalty, in violation of the provisions of the Covenant (arts. 2, 6, 17 and 26). The Committee respects the cultural diversity and moral principles of all countries, but recalls that these always remain subordinate to […]

ICJ Review no. 33 (December 1984)

The purpose of the Review is to focus attention on the problems in regard to which lawyers can make their contribution to society in their respective areas of influence and to provide them with the necessary information and data. (more…)

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