Between 20-27 November, 3 lawyers were arrested, 2 lawyers were sentenced to 5 and 7 years. A lawyer is under police custody.
Hükümet ve AKP sözcülerinin, “biz BM’nin kararını tanırız, ABD yaptırımları bizi bağlamaz, ülkenin menfaatleri için bu ticareti yapmak zorundaydık” söylemi rüşvet ilişkisi olmasaydı, hukuken güçlü bir argüman olabilir ve Çağlayan ve Halkbank bürokratları için “Devlet Egemenliğine Dayanan Dokunulmazlık” temelinde çıkış kapısı olarak kullanılabilirdi.
Ama hem aksinin inkarı mümkün olmayan rüşvet çarkı hem de Çağlayan ve Halkbank bürokratlarından çok Zarrab’ı kurtarma çabası davayı geri döndürülemez bir yola sokmuş durumda ve nerede duracağına ABD karar verecek.
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6 lawyers were arrested in Erzurum.
5 lawyers were sentenced range to 3 and 12 years.
A lawyer was subjected torture under police custody.
Lawyer Selcuk Kozagacli who is the president of Progressive Lawyers Association that was shut down with an emergency decree was arrested in Istanbul.
17 lawyers were taken into custody and 40 lawyers were indicted with the charge to be the member of the armed terrorist organization.
The 20 Members of Konya Bar Association were sentenced range to 2 and 11 years imprisonment
2 LAWYERS WERE ARRESTED IN ISTANBUL
DETENTION WARRANT ISSUED FOR THE 8 MEMBERS OF IZMIR BAR ASSOCIATION
TWO WOMAN LAWYERS WERE TAKEN INTO CUSTODY IN THE PROVINCE OF ISPARTA
I decided to write this writ when I recently read a column by Ariel Dorfman published in the Newyork Review of Books.
There is a section in that article as follows: “…Franco’s friend and mentor General José Millán Astray desecrated that temple of learning (University of Salamanca) with six words: ¡Abajo la inteligencia! ¡Viva la muerte! (“Down with intelligence! Long live death!”)
Yes, to praise and promote the death and to hate of education, science and wisdom is the sine qua non of all fascist regimes.