Open letter to Brazil National Council of Justice of Brazil on non-custodial measures to face COVID-19 pandemic (2020)

The APT submitted this open letter to the National Council of Justice of Brazil, to endorse the measures proposed by the Council in its Recommendation N. 62 (17 march 2020), such as non-custodial measures, early release and limitation of pre-trial detention, as good practices to prevent the spreading of COVID-19 infection among persons deprived of liberty and law enforcement staff, in line with international standards.