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06 Jun 16
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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 ...
Malaysia Sedition charges against lawyer Surendran
03 Aug 16
L4L has called on the Attorney General of Malaysia to drop the sedition charges against lawyer N. Surendran. In August 2014, two separate sedition charges were brought against mr. Surendran. ...
Kazakhstan Concluding observations UN Human Rights Committee
01 Aug 16
In June 2016, the UN Human Rights Committee reviewed Kazakhstan’s compliance with its international human rights obligations. The Committee has hereafter issued the concluding observations of this review. L4L welcomes the ...