Saturday, September 26, 2020

IADL: U.S. sanctions targeting International Criminal Court are an outrage against international justice

On 2 September 2020, U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo announced the imposition of sanctions on Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda and prosecution jurisdiction director for...

IADL and NLG file amicus brief in Donziger case, highlighting corporate impunity and human...

An amicus brief was filed today by the National Lawyers Guild and International Association of Democratic Lawyers in the Second Circuit on behalf of...

Submit a petition to Turkish courts to free imprisoned lawyers

On 1 June 2020, 365 lawyers from 21 countries addressed petitions in four languages to the Court of Cassation of Turkey, calling for the...

Sign on: Demand a fair trial for Ebru Timtik, Aytaç Ünsal and imprisoned lawyers...

Lawyers in Turkey are facing harsh repression. 18 lawyers, members of the Progressive Lawyers' Association (ÇHD) in Turkey - an affiliate of the International...

Over 475 lawyers, legal organizations and human rights defenders support lawyer Steven Donziger

NEW YORK, May 18 - Over 75 organizations, including international legal organizations and major human rights networks, signed on to an open letter released...

IADL statement on COVID-19: Lift all unilateral coercive measures

Read online: English | Spanish | French | Portuguese Download PDF of statement in: English | Spanish | French | Portuguese THE INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF DEMOCRATIC...

IADL amicus brief urges ICC to confirm jurisdiction in Palestine

The International Association of Democratic Lawyers filed an amicus curiae brief with the International Criminal Court on 16 March 2020, urging the court to...

Statement of Solidarity to the CHD (Turkey) from the IADL

The International Association of Democratic Lawyers sent the following letter to the Progressive Lawyers' Association (CHD) of Turkey on the occasion of its general...

IADL statement in opposition to European Parliament resolution on European Remembrance Day

The International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL) was appalled to learn of the resolution adopted by the European Parliament on September 19, 2019, titled...

Statement on Venezuela by the International Association of Democratic Lawyers

Español On 23 January 2019, Mr. Juan Gerardo Guaidó, deputy of Venezuela’s National Assembly (in contempt since 2016), proclaimed himself to be and swore himself...