Every 23rd May, MEDEL honours Giovanni Falcone, assassinated by the mafia...

23RD OF MAY - ALERT DAY FOR THE INDEPENDENCE OF JUSTICE Every 23rd of May, MEDEL honours the memory of Giovanni Falcone, the Italian judge...

Being purged from his job as a judge after the 15...

Being purged from his job as a judge after the 15 July coup attempt, Eyüp Sarı is doing farming. He had been kept in prison...

Judge Alparslan Güngör, who was dismissed and kept in prison for...

Judge Güngör was dismissed on political charges on the pretext of the July 15 coup attempt and deprived of his freedom for 3 years. When...

Dismissed judge Kasım Davas was rearrested and humiliated by Police on...

Dismissed judge Kasım Davas, former member of Council of State (Supreme Administrative Court), was sentenced to 8 years 9 months in prison over the...

In remembrance of Turkey’s killed judges and lawyers

Former judge Yavuz Aydın wrote an article for Ahval English on the turkish judges and lawyers who have either passed away or whose life...

Former judge Mustafa Genç performs the art of calligraphy despite the...

Former judge Mustafa Genç performs the art of calligraphy despite the block of prison administration. Mustafa Genç was born in 1967. After serving as judge...

Expelled top judge Erdal Tercan is severely infected with Covid-19 in...

Erdal Tercan, expelled Constitutional Court member, was arrested in July 2016. He has been in prison so far. He is infected with Covid-19 in...

ICJ condemns dismissal of 8 judges and 3 prosecutors by Turkey...

The ICJ condemned the dismissal of eight judges and three prosecutors by Turkey’s Council of Judges and Prosecutors (CJP) on 14 October 2020, for...

ENDLESS PURGE: 11 more judges and prosecutors are dismissed in Turkey

More than four years after the 2016's botched coup in Turkey, the Council of Judges and Prosecutors which is under total control of the...

Former judge Hüsamettin Uğur, who was arrested and tortured in prison,...

Hüsamettin Uğur, former judge at Court of Cassation (Supreme Court of Appeal), who was arrested and tortured in prison, was imposed disciplinary punishment (communication...