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Egypt Mahienour El-Massry acquitted on appeal

16 Jan 18 According to our information, lawyer Mahienour El-Massry was acquitted on appeal by a court in Alexandria on 13 January 2018. It was reported that she was released on 16 January. On 18 November 2017, Mahienour El-Massry attended a session of the Misdemeanour court in Alexandria in relation to her alleged participation in a protest against […]

Egypt Mahienour El-Massry sentenced to two years in prison

02 Jan 18 On 30 December, lawyer Mahienour El-Massry was sentenced to two years in prison on charges related to her alleged participation in a protest against the government’s ...
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(Nederlands) Ren de Dam tot Damloop 2018 voor L4L!

02 Jan 18 Sorry, this entry is not available in English.
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Egypt Arrest and harassment of lawyer Mohamed Azmy

22 Dec 17 Lawyers for Lawyers has grave concerns about the arrest, subsequent release and judicial harassment of human rights lawyer Mohamed Azmy. In a letter to the ...
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(Nederlands) Noteer in de nieuwe agenda: 24 januari Dag van de bedreigde advocaat

20 Dec 17      
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Vietnam Rights Groups welcome EU Resolution and call for Release of Nguyen Van Dai

15 Dec 17 International human rights organisations, Lawyers for Lawyers amongst them, welcome the European Parliament’s decision to pass a resolution addressing the ongoing crackdown on freedom of ...

Syria Razan Zaitouneh missing for four years

09 Dec 17 Today, 9 December 2017, marks four years since the disappearance of lawyer Razan Zaitouneh. Together with her husband and two colleagues, Razan Zaitouneh disappeared on 9 December 2013 ...

Egypt Human rights lawyer Mahienour El Massry arrested

06 Dec 17 Lawyers for Lawyers (L4L) and Lawyers’ Rights Watch Canada (LRWC) have grave concerns about the detention of human rights lawyer Mahienour El-Massry. In a joint ...