The Arrested Lawyers Initiative, The Open Dialogue Foundation, The Italian Federation for Human Rights, Kharkiv Institute for Social Research and The Human Rights Defenders e.V. published a joint report titled ‘They’ve Come For You’ on misuse of Interpol mechanism, extradition procedures and interstate legal assistance.
The judicial year starts on 1st of September every year in Turkey. The judicial recess which starts 20th of July ends on 1st of September. Since, 1 September, 2019 is Sunday, Judicial Year opening ceremony will take place on 2 September in… Read More ›
According to the latest update, 1546 Turkish lawyers have been prosecuted and 599 lawyers have been arrested since 2016 July. And so far, 311 Turkish lawyers have been sentenced to 1967 years in prison by the first instance courts under article 314 of the Turkish Penal Code.