Blackstone Chambers

Wellington and Auckland, New Zealand

Vogel v New Zealand

United Nations Committee Against Torture
Vogel v New Zealand
United Nations Committee Against Torture 
  • 11 December 2017
  • CAT/C/62/D/672/2015

First win before the United Nations Committee Against Torture. “Cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment; right to fair and adequate compensation.”




“…the Committee urges the State party to ensure that the complainant receives fair and adequate compensation; incuding the means for as full as rehabilitation as possible”

SEE ADVANCED VERSION
New Zealand loses first case before the United Nations Committee Against Torture
SEE PRESS RELEASE

“Mr Tony Ellis—a lawyer who … I deeply respect for his very strong, clear, and consistent commitment to … advancing the causes of human rights in this country.” Nandor Tanczos, Hansard, 2005

CONTACT FOR CONSULTATION

PRACTICE AREAS

Tony will accept cases in the following areas in the High Court or above: