Saturday, April 20, 2019

National Lawyers Guild calls upon President-Elect Obama to close Guantanamo, opposes national security courts

After September 11, 2001, George W. Bush established the Guantánamo Bay prison to enable the United States to imprison non-Americans indefinitely outside the reach...

IADL UN Activities Bulletin – November 2017

The latest report of UN Activities from the International Association of Democratic Lawyers contains reports from IADL representatives in New York and Vienna, reports and...

IADL Bulletin of UN Activities – December 2003

This December 2003 Bulletin of UN Activities from the International Association of Democratic Lawyers contains reports from IADL representatives in Geneva, New York, and Vienna,...

IADL Trial Observation Report on the Hearing of Barkın Timtik in Turkey

The following report was issued by the members of the IADL/ELDH trial observation team at the hearing of Turkish lawyer Barkin Timtik on 16...

On Day of the Lawyer: IADL stands in solidarity with imprisoned lawyers in Turkey...

On 5 April, the Day of the Lawyer in Turkey, the International Association of Democratic Lawyers stood in solidarity with imprisoned colleagues in Turkey....

IADL joins delegation observing political prosecutions of progressive lawyers in Turkey

Fabio Marcelli of the Italian Democratic Jurists' Association and a member of the Bureau of the International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL) participated on 18 March...

AAJ: Rejecting the “Lima Group” on Venezuela: No to empires and colonies

The following statement was issued by the American Association of Jurists, a Non-Governmental Organization with consultative status before the ECOSOC and permanent...

Video: Michael Ratner presentation at 2014 IADL Congress

Michael Ratner, prominent U.S. lawyer, president emeritus of the Center for Constitutional Rights and long-time IADL member, addressed the 2014 IADL congress remotely over...

IADL Condemns Turkey’s invasion of Northern Syria

The International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL) is a non-governmental organization of human rights lawyers around the world.  IADL has been accredited by ECOSOC...

IADL Resolution calling on the Philippine Government to Stop the Attacks on Lawyers

The Bureau of the International Association of Democratic Lawyers adopted the following resolution at its meeting in Lisbon on December 2, 2018, in response...