Règle correspondante
Practice Relating to Rule 90. Torture and Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment
Section B. Definitions
Spain’s Penal Code (1995), as amended in 2003, states:
Torture is committed by a public official or authority who, abusing his or her position and for the purposes of obtaining a confession or information from any person or punishing him or her for an act he or she has committed or is suspected of having committed or for any reason based on discrimination of any kind, subjects such a person to conditions or procedures which due to their nature, duration or other circumstances result in physical or mental suffering, the suppression or diminishing of his or her cognitive, recognition or decision-making faculties, or which are in any way harmful to his or her moral integrity. 
Spain, Penal Code, 1995, as amended on 25 November 2003, Article 174(1).