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United Nations Working Group on Arbitrary Detention

Mission to New Zealand 2014

The United Nations Working Group on Arbitrary Detention Mission to New Zealand. On 26 March 2014 Dr Tony Ellis met with the Working Group.


The Report by the Working Group on their visit to New Zealand.
SEE UN WGAD REPORT
Statement at the conclusion of its visit to New Zealand (24 March – 7 April 2014) by the United Nations Working Group on Arbitrary Detention.
SEE UN WGAD STATEMENT
New Zealand: UN expert group raises concern despite legal safeguards against arbitrary detention.
SEE UN WGAD PRESS RELEASE

Prof Mads Andenæs, Faulty of Law University of Oslo, and Ex Chairperson of the UN Working Group on Arbitrary Detention in 2018 described Dr Ellis as the most important legal practitioner bringing cases to the UN human rights treaty bodies, and also an outstanding legal scholar.

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