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Kazakhstan Lawyer released from psychiatric clinic
17 Dec 14
On 15 December 2014, Kazakh lawyer Zinaida Mukhortova, who had been forcibly admitted to a psychiatric clinic on 2 July 2014, was released from the institution. L4L wrote letters to ...
China Wife of lawyer appeals for his freedom
15 Dec 14
In May 2014, lawyer Tang Jingling was taken from his home by police in Guangzhou and detained on charges of ‘picking quarrels and provoking trouble’. On 15 December, on Mr. ...
Iran L4L urges authorities to stop harassing Nasrin Sotoudeh
12 Dec 14
L4L was informed that on Wednesday 10 December 2014, Nasrin Sotoudeh was arrested and detained for several hours by the Iranian authorities. Her husband confirmed her arrest on Facebook, adding that ...
Syria Razan Zeitouneh one year missing
09 Dec 14
Since human rights lawyer Razan Zeitouneh, her husband and two colleagues were abducted on 9 December 2013 no one has heard of them. Razan Zeitouneh, Wael Hamada, Samira Khalil, and Nazem ...
Moldova Lawyer criminally prosecuted on improper grounds
08 Dec 14
On 5 December 2014, L4L expressed its concern to the Moldovan authorities about lawyer Alexandru Bernaz. According to L4L’s information, Mr. Bernaz is subjected to improper interference by legal enforcement ...