Prohibitions against torture and other forms of ill-treatment are well- recognized as basic human rights in international law.
"Torture And Cruel, Inhumane And Degrading Treatment In The Jurisprudence Of The Inter-American Court Of Human Rights,"
ILSA Journal of International & Comparative Law: Vol. 5
, Article 2.
Available at: http://nsuworks.nova.edu/ilsajournal/vol5/iss3/2