The replacements of judges in İmamoğlu’s appeal case casts a shadow over the upcoming election and underscores the persistent challenges Turkey faces in maintaining a judiciary free from political interference.
Although the anonymous witness mechanism has been abused for a long time by the Turkish authorities, the controversy surrounding Garson/The Waiter is scandalous even by the standards of the Turkish judiciary.
A joint report of Urfa Bar and two NGOs has unveiled deeply disturbing conditions, including rights violations, cases of torture, and health-related complaints among prisoners.
As lawyers demand accountability for violence against political prisoners in a high-security prison, the Turkish authorities have remained silent, raising fears of another case of impunity.
Turkey’s Human Rights Association (IHD) Exposes Alarming Human Rights Violations in Turkish prisons
Deutsche Welle Turkish has reported that a victim named Ö.K. was beaten by an Ankara prosecutor while in custody.