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06 Jun 16 Sorry, this entry is not available in English.
Human Rights Council venue Geneva

Tajikistan Call on authorities to accept UPR recommendations on lawyers

31 Aug 16 During the interactive dialogue of the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) of Tajikistan on 6 May 2016, Tajikistan received several recommendations with regard to the functioning and the role of lawyers ...

Egypt Malek Adly released

31 Aug 16 On 28 August 2016, Egyptian human rights lawyer Malek Adly was released from prison pending further investigations in his case. This was after a Prosecution appeal was dismissed the day ...
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Pakistan Lawyers killed in Quetta suicide attack

23 Aug 16 On 8 Augustus 2016, a suicide bomber attacked a hospital in Quetta, Pakistan, killing dozens of people. Among the victims were many lawyers, who had gathered to mourn the loss ...

Egypt Mahienour el-Massry released

23 Aug 16 L4L welcomes the release of human rights lawyer Mahienour El-Massry of last Saturday 13 August, after she had served her 15-months prison sentence. On 31 May 2015 the Court of ...

China Human rights lawyer Wang Yu released on bail

11 Aug 16 How much bail was paid is unknown, but Wang Yu had a high price to pay. Prior to this unexpected release, a videotaped confession of Wang Yu was circulated on ...

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