Portugal: "Small problems..."? A summary of concerns

By Amnesty International, , Index number: EUR 38/002/2001

This report summarizes, comments upon and updates the organization's concerns about Portugal to the end of 2000. These include: continuing reports of ill-treatment and excessive use of force by police, deaths in police custody, numerous reports of cruel, inhuman or degrading conditions in prison establishments, and reports of violence by custodial staff.

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