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June 3, 2019The European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) has addressed a series of questions to the Turkish government due to applications lodged by former judges and prosecutors dismissed and arrested after a coup attempt in July 2016, the...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HnvZNVeMaS4&feature=youtu.be 26 May 2019Polish judges association, Iustitia prepared a video about detentions in Turkish courts after the coup in Turkey.MEDEL shared this video at its website as follows:As a way of reaffirming our solidarity, our Polish member association, Iustitia, has...
MEDEL published 'Letters from Turkish Judiciary' via its website as follows: Marking the date of Giovanni Falcone’s assassination by the Mafia in 1992, MEDEL pronounced the 23rd of May as the alert day for the independence of justice in Europe....
By Casey QuackenbushJanuary 29, 2019 A top judge in one of the United Nations’ international courts in The Hague has quit over what he termed “shocking” political interference from the White House and Turkey, the Guardian reports. Senior judge from Germany, Christoph Flügge, alleged...
The article was published in “El País”, a Spanish newspaper on 25 January 2019: "SHAME ON YOU" Diego García-Sayán "I wonder, how are you going to do when you go back home and look into your children's eyes? Shame on...
President of dissolved YARSAV and 2017 Vaclav Havel Human Rights Prize winner, Murat ARSLAN was sentenced to 10 years in prison on 18 January 2019 over the pretext of terrorism charges. Moreover court ruled continuation of his detention during...
Interview with German Judge Ingrid Heinlein who has been observing trials of arrested judge Murat ARSLAN, dissolved YARSAV chair. News was published by Bild on 7 January 2019.You can read whole interview via link below:https://www.bild.de/regional/duesseldorf/duesseldorf-aktuell/tuerkei-richterin-ingrid-heinlein-als-prozess-beobachterin-bei-erdoan-59387288.bild.html###wt_ref=https%3A%2F%2Ft.co%2F5I1rusfJzu&wt_t=1547593683561
Upon his lawyer's application, UN WGAD decided that member of Court of Cassation, justice Hamza Yaman's ongoing incarceration is arbitrary and unlawful on 28 November 2018 On the almost ten applications stemmed from Turkey's...
The Book about Turkish Judiciary edited by Thomas Stadelmann and supported by the EAJ and LPE was published in October 2018. International Associations of Judges (IAJ) introduced the book on its website as follows: "Democracy Falling Apart, Role and Function of Judicial...
  The General Assembly of the European Bars Federation (FBE) in Warsaw September 22, 2018, which represents 250 member Bars of Europe and their one million member lawyers, expressed its grave concerns for the present situation of judges, prosecutors, lawyers...

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