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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....
 After prosecutor SeyfettinYigit who allegedly committed suicide and died in prison, another Turkish Judge passed away after being purged. We mourn for our colleague Mehmet Tosun (29) who passed away on March 6th 2017. Like many other judges, he was...
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
Jan Walters, a solicitor and member of Amnesty Kirklees writes a letter of solidarity to an imprisoned judge in Turkey, Neslihan Ekinci who has been kept in solitary confinement. Since coup attempt, there have been many judges, civilians like Neslihan...
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...
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...
Gold or stone? “The exhaustion rule may be described as one that is golden rather than cast in stone.” § 64 of the ECHR Practical guide on admissibility criteria. Here’s a moment I won’t forget any time soon: on 16 July...
Portuguese Judge Claudia Pina made a presentation about the situation of Turkish Judges in Portuguese Association’s Congress. http://www.iaj-uim.org/iuw/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/Turkey-A-Judiciary-under-Siege-Sola-lettura.pdf 1- JUDICIAL INDEPENDENCE and THE RULE OF LAW The Turkish Case 2- JUSTICE IS THE PILLAR OF THE STATE ADALET MÜLKÜN TEMELİDİR Mustafa Kemal Atatürk 3- "This sentence...
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...
International Association of Judges (IAJ) Secretary-General Giacomo Oberto made a presentation to the Commonwealth Magistrates and Judges Association (CMJA) 18th Triennial Conference in Brisbanei on IAJ's possible co-operation with CMJA. (1) Oberto also mentioned the situation of Turkish judiciary while...

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