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Azerbaijan Intigam Aliyev sentenced to 7,5 years in jail
24 Apr 15
On April 22, 2015, the Baku Grave Crimes Court sentenced Intigam Aliyev to seven-and-a-half year imprisonment on trumped-up charges of “tax evasion”, “abuse of authority”, “illegal entrepreneurship”, and “appropriation”. Aliyev ...
Paraguay Lawyer at risk of suspension after criticizing Supreme Court decision
17 Apr 15
Human rights lawyer Julia Cabello Alonso faces a possible one-year suspension from practicing law or disqualification from the Paraguay Bar Association for her outspoken activism in defense of indigenous communities ...
Saudi Arabia 1 year since arrest Abu Al-Khair: petition to WGAD
15 Apr 15
Today L4L, together with six other human rights organizations, issued a joint press release to mark the fact that human rights lawyer Waleed Abu Al-Khair was arrested one year ago and ...
Turkey Ramazan Demir acquitted!
09 Apr 15
Today, a Turkish court decided to acquit lawyer Ramazan Demir. L4L was in Istanbul to observe the hearing in the trial against Demir, and welcomes the decision of the court. ...
Sudan Madani and Eisa released
09 Apr 15
On 9 April, Amin Mekki Medani and Faruq Abu Eisa were released after the Minister of Justice decided to freeze the case against them pursuant to his powers under Article ...