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New Zealand
Practice Relating to Rule 90. Torture and Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment
Section B. Definitions
New Zealand’s Crimes of Torture Act (1989), as amended to 2007, states:
In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires,—
Act of torture means any act or omission by which severe pain or suffering, whether physical or mental, is intentionally inflicted on a person—
(a) For such purposes as—
(i) Obtaining from that person or some other person information or a confession; or
(ii) Punishing that person for any act or omission for which that person or some other person is responsible or is suspected of being responsible;
or
(iii) Intimidating or coercing that person or some other person; or
(b) For any reason based on discrimination of any kind;—
but does not include any act or omission arising only from, or inherent in, or incidental to, any lawful sanctions that are not inconsistent with the Articles of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights. 
New Zealand, Crimes of Torture Act, 1989, as amended to 2007, § 2.