Dismissed judge Sinan Kart was sentenced 7 years 6 months in jail by Antalya 9th Assize Court for being member of armed terror organisation due to ByLock.
He joined hearing via video conferencing from prison where he has been under arrest.
He was accused of using ByLock mobile application for 83 days in the past.
He denied accused and defended some other applications may direct the users to ByLock servers and share the same IP with ByLock.
He asked his release and said he believes he will be reinstated as a judge in the future but court convicted him.