Vietnam UN Rights Tribunal calls for release of Vietnamese lawyer
04 Dec 13
PRESS RELEASE The detention of Vietnamese blogger, lawyer and human rights activist Le Quoc Quan has been condemned by a United Nations human rights tribunal as violating his right to ...
Zimbabwe Beatrice Mtetwa aquitted
29 Nov 13
On 26 November 2013, human rights lawyer Beatrice Mtetwa was acquitted of the charge of “obstructing justice”. Zimbabwean police arrested Mtetwa, on Sunday 17 March 2013. She was arrested while attempting to ...
Turkey Ramazan Demir is facing prosecution
28 Nov 13
Ramazan Demir, one of the guest speakers on the L4L-Award seminar in May 2013, has been charged with “insulting or (…) offending the dignity of a public authority in the performance of his duties”, ...
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