Monday, July 13, 2020

Fact-finding mission releases report on trials of lawyers in Turkey

On 18 June 2020, a fact-finding mission of European lawyers released its report on the trials of lawyers in Turkey, specifically the persecution 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...

806 lawyers join collective statement against war and border repression

806 lawyers from Turkey, Greece, the United States, Germany, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, France, Japan, Catalonia, the UK, Spain, Switzerland, Italy, Nepal, Poland and Tunisia,...

IADL statement on grave violations of refugee rights in Greece and the EU and...

The International Association of Democratic Lawyers denounces the Greek Government’s illegal and dehumanising treatment of those seeking international protection at its borders.   On 1 March...

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...

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...

NUPL: Day of the Endangered Lawyer

The following statement was issued by the National Union of People's Lawyers in the Philippines, an IADL member organization: