LEOPOLDO LÓPEZ DEFENSE FILES COMPLAINT TO UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON TORTURE

Geneva – Today, Jared Genser, international lawyer for imprisoned Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo López, filed a complaint against President Nicolás Maduro to Juan E. Méndez, UN Special Rapporteur on Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman, and Degrading Treatment, who was appointed to this position by the UN Human Rights Council.