Sunday, June 16, 2019

IADL condemns U.S. revocation of ICC chief prosecutor’s visa

The following resolution was passed by the IADL Bureau meeting in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on 6 April 2019: The International Association of Democratic Lawyers expresses...

IADL urges continued protection for Julian Assange, freedom for Chelsea Manning

The following resolution was passed by the IADL Bureau meeting in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on 6 April 2019: The International Association of Democratic Lawyers expresses...

IADL International Appeal to Recognize Lula as a Political Prisoner and Win His Freedom

April 7th, 2019 marks the first anniversary of the imprisonment of Luis Ignacio Lula de Silva in Brazil, sentenced to 12 years in prison...

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....

Press conference in Italy highlights dramatic repression facing lawyers in Turkey

The Giuristi Democratici (Italian Democratic Jurists), an IADL member organization, organized a press conference together with the National Bar Association and the Union of...

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...

Attempts to prosecute Julian Assange on account of his publishing activities set a dangerous...

For more than 8 years, WikiLeaks’ founder and editor, Julian Assange has been under various forms of restrictions upon his liberty without charge in...

IADL calls for the U.S. to release Chelsea Manning from prison

IADL expresses its grave concern about the imprisonment of whistle-blower Chelsea Manning last week. This is the latest episode in the United States’ ongoing...

Peaceful engagement and genuine dialogue are the only way to secure improvements to the...

The International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL) thanks Mr. Quintana for the presentation of his report. We share the Special Rapporteur's view that peaceful...

Fukushima nuclear disaster and Japanese government’s non compliance with the Convention on the Rights...

The International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL) together with Greenpeace International and Greenpeace Japan welcome the constant attention given by the Human...