Saudi Arabia Waleed Abu Al-Khair sentenced to 15 years
15 Jul 14
On 6 July 2014, the criminal court of Jeddah has convicted human rights lawyer Waleed Abu Al-Khair to a 15 year prison sentence, followed by a 15 year travel ban, ...
Kazakhstan Letter for Zinaida Mukhortova
11 Jul 14
In a letter L4L calls upon the government of Kazakhstan to release Zinaida Mukhortova if her forced psychiatric confinement is connected to her invaluable human rights activities. Reports by Kadyr Kasiyet, ...
Libya Killing of human rights lawyer
02 Jul 14
On 26 June 2014, human rights lawyer Salwa Bugaighis was shot dead in her home in Benghazi by a group of unidentified men wearing military uniforms. Her husband, who was present ...
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