Osman Kavala Arrested Again as Council of Europe calls “Turkish authorities must restore judicial independence and stop targeting and silencing human rights defenders…

Council of Europe – Feb 19, 12:46 AM

In a report published today, the Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights, Dunja Mijatović, calls on the Turkish authorities to restore judicial independence and stop the practice of targeting human rights defenders, lawyers and

Osman Kavala Arrested Again

Referred to İstanbul Courthouse following his deposition at İstanbul Security Directorate, Osman Kavala has been arrested again by the 8th Penal Judgeship of Peace on Duty. The court previously ruled for his acquittal and release in Gezi trial.
Turkey’s judicial board allows probe into judges who acquitted Kavala

Turkey’s Board of Judges and Prosecutors (HSK) has allowed investigation into three judges who

Istanbul court postpones trial into rights defenders

Duvar English The Istanbul 35th Heavy Penal Court on Feb. 19 postponed the trial into a group of human rights defenders to
Turkish court adjourns final hearing in trial of human rights activists | Ahval

A Turkish court on Wednesday adjourned the trial of 11 human rights activists, saying defence…
Defendants have presented their statements in the 11th hearing of the Büyükada Trial. The next hearing will be held on April 3.

Rights foundation claims right to peaceful assembly ‘meaningless’ in Turkey

Duvar English Almost 150 bans on public protest have been enforced in Turkey between Jan. 1, 2019 and Jan. 31, 2020,

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