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Court rules to continue to keep Yüksekdağ and Demirtaş in jail

ANF - 2020-05-29 19:14
The Court has decided to continue the detention of HDP former co-chairs Figen Yüksekdağ and Selahattin Demirtaş. ...

Armenia court prohibits transferring ex-President Kocharyan back to prison from hospital

NEWS - 2020-05-29 12:42

Activist Says Severely Beaten And Detained After Attending Court

Radiofarda - 2020-05-28 11:05

Supreme Court to Decide Cases on Access to Trump’s Financial Records - WSJ

WSJ - 2020-05-27 13:12

Kermanshah; Four Activists Each Sentenced to Nine Months in Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2020-05-26 02:01
Four Kurdish activists, Ardeshir Mousavi, Arsalan Hedayati, Shahriyar Tahmasebi and Mostafa Bagheri Ashna, were each sentenced to nine months in prison by branch 4 of the Kermanshah Islamic Revolutionary Court whose verdict… The post Kermanshah; Four Acti ...

14 Kurdish politicians, activists referred to court for arrest in Diyarbakır - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2020-05-25 19:04

Trump-Backed Candidate Loses Wisconsin Supreme Court Race - WSJ

WSJ - 2020-05-25 17:02

Orumiyeh: Kurdish Civilian Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2020-05-25 02:02
Iraj Sufi Mohammad, a civilian of Mahabad, was sentenced to 15 years in prison by Branch 2 of the Islamic Revolutionary Court of Orumiyeh, presided over by Judge Ali Sheikhlou on charges… The post Orumiyeh: Kurdish Civilian Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison ...

Court releases 4 women activists on bail

ANF - 2020-05-23 19:13
Four of the 18 people who were taken into custody as a result of the political genocide operations carried out in Amed on Friday were released on bail while 14 people continue to be heard in court. ...

Trump Administration Pauses Court Proceedings for Asylum Seekers - WSJ

WSJ - 2020-05-23 17:57

Brazil court releases foul-mouthed Bolsonaro video

BBC - 2020-05-23 02:22
It is part of a probe into allegations the president tried to replace top federal police officials. ...

Court of Appeal Upheld the Five-year Imprisonment Sentence for a Kurdish Civilian

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2020-05-23 02:01
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that in the past few days, the 5-year prison sentence for a Kurdish civilian Sediq Seifi from Diwandareh was upheld by the Sanandaj Court of… The post Court of Appeal Upheld the Five-year Imprisonmen ...

Turkey’s top court rejects 96 percent of all individual applications, statistics show - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2020-05-22 17:41

Turkey Opened the Door to the European Court of Human Rights for Syrian Victims - Just Security

Justsecurity - 2020-05-21 22:50

Court rules to continue to keep HDP's Yüksekdağ in jail

ANF - 2020-05-21 13:44
The hearing of Figen Yüksekdağ, former co-chair of the HDP and in prison, was held today. The court decided to continue to keep Yüksekdağ in prison. ...

The Supreme Court Upheld the One-Year Imprisonment Sentence for A Women’s Rights Activist

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2020-05-21 02:03
The one-year prison sentence of Women’s rights activist Farzaneh Jalali has been upheld by the Provincial Court of Appeal. The sentence was issued by the Branch two of the Kermanshah Islamic Revolutionary… The post The Supreme Court Upheld the One-Year Im ...

Quotation of the day on ‘affirmative discrimination’ ….

AEI - 2020-05-21 00:07
…. is from Justice Clarence Thomas’s dissenting opinion for the 2003 Supreme Court case (Grutter vs. Bollinger et al.) on whether the use of race as a factor in student admissions by the University of Michigan Law School is unlawful: Frederick Douglass, s ...

Sudan 'must pay' US East African embassy attack victims

BBC - 2020-05-20 00:17
The US Supreme Court rules in favour of damages over the 1998 bombings in Kenya and Tanzania. ...

Court grants orders to keep three dirty Hull restaurants closed over hygiene fears - Hull Live

Hulldailymail - 2020-05-19 22:04

Mesut Ozil: Two men made threats to 'kill' Arsenal player, court told | Football News | Sky Sports

Skysports - 2020-05-18 19:57

US court sentences Pakistan-American woman to 13 years of imprisonment for funding ISIS | Indiablooms - First Portal on Digital News Management

Indiablooms - 2020-05-18 12:34

Teachers’ Union Activist Sent to Prison to Serve his Prison Term

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2020-05-18 02:04
Yaser Amini Azar, a Kurdish teacher and Teachers’ union activist has been sent to Mahabad prison to serve his sentence. He has previously been sentenced by the Mahabad Revolutionary Court to 15… The post Teachers’ Union Activist Sent to Prison to Serve hi ...

European Court of Human Rights presidency wil... | Taiwan News

Taiwannews - 2020-05-17 19:55

Pakistani-American woman sentenced to 13 years by US court for funding ISIS

Devdiscourse - 2020-05-17 15:37

European Court of Human Rights presidency will test Spano | Europe| News and current affairs from around the continent | DW | 17.05.2020

DW - 2020-05-17 14:02

Pakistani-American woman sentenced to 13 years by US court for funding ISIS- The New Indian Express

Newindianexpress - 2020-05-16 15:32

Thousands protest Israel coalition deal on eve of court date | Arab News

Arabnews - 2020-05-16 11:08

PACE rapporteurs call for the immediate release of Kavala

ANF - 2020-05-15 17:17
PACE rapporteurs call for the immediate release of Osman Kavala after Strasbourg Court decision. ...

The Supreme Court Upheld the 11-year Imprisonment Sentence for a Teacher

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2020-05-15 02:02
Supreme Court of Iran has upheld the 11-year imprisonment for Aram Aminzadeh, a Kurdish teacher on the charge of “acting against national security” by launching a religious group in Telegram, a reliable… The post The Supreme Court Upheld the 11-year Impri ...

European rights court rejects Turkey’s appeal of Kavala verdict - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2020-05-14 14:49

European court rejects Turkish appeal of Osman Kavala ruling

Al Monitor - 2020-05-14 14:48

Supreme Court says Gerry Adams internment was 'unlawful'

ANF - 2020-05-14 09:23
Convictions against former Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams dating from the 1970s have been overturned by the Supreme Court in London in a judgement which could have consequences for many others who were interned without trial. ...

Court releases 17 people detained during Gökçek funeral

ANF - 2020-05-12 21:59
17 people detained after the police attack against the funeral of Grup Yorum member Ibrahim Gökçek were released with a prohibition to leave the country. ...

Are billions of license plate scans a Fourth Amendment ‘search’?

AEI - 2020-05-12 00:02
Recent court cases have created worrisome limits on drivers’ privacy rights. Hopefully the courts will apply more scrutiny to the law, doctrine, and technology in the future. The post Are billions of license plate scans a Fourth Amendment ‘search’? appear ...

Trump blasts impeachment ‘kangaroo court’ as ambassador ordered not to testify - MarketWatch

Marketwatch - 2020-05-10 06:14

Constitutional Court: Journalist İdris Sayılğan's Arrest Did Not Cause a Rights Violation - english

Bianet - 2020-05-08 08:05

Les Suds, tout court #9: Aynur | Le Club de Mediapart

Mediapart - 2020-05-07 23:06

DTK condemns uhoplding of sentence against Selma Irmak

ANF - 2020-05-07 13:40
The DTK condemned the upholding by the Supreme Court of the sentence of former co-chair Selma Irmak. "The struggle of the Democratic Society Congress will continue until the freedom problem of our people is resolved." ...

HDK calls on Constitutional Court to fair rule on Execution Law

ANF - 2020-05-07 13:14
The Executive Committee of the Peoples' Democratic Congress (HDK) called on the Constitutional Court to be impartial, stating that the discriminatory Law of Execution is another threat for prisoners adding to the coronavirus outbreak. ...

Uçar expects Constitutional Court to annul Law on Execution

ANF - 2020-05-07 11:29
Zülküf Uçar, President of Van Bar Association, said that the Constitutional Court (AYM) could open the way for a new regulation by annulling the discriminatory, unequal Law on Execution. ...

Court postpones trial of co-mayors of Ipekyolu

ANF - 2020-05-07 09:33
The second hearing of the co-mayors of Ipekyolu, Azim Yacan and Şehsade Kurt, who were arrested after the AKP appointed trustees to the municipality ended with the postponment of the trial. ...

Supreme Court: Charge of murder against Mostafa Salimi is incorrect

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2020-05-07 03:28
Mohammad Jabbari, Public and Revolutionary Prosecutor of Kurdistan Province, announced that the main charges against the Kurdish political prisoner Mostafa Salimi were mischief, armed robbery and the murder of two police officers. He… The post Supreme Cou ...

Norway gunman Philip Manshaus gives a Nazi salute in court | Daily Mail Online

Dailymail - 2020-05-07 03:19

Coronavirus: Nigeria's death penalty by Zoom 'inhumane'

BBC - 2020-05-07 01:11
A man is sentenced to hang for murder after a virtual court session amid the coronavirus pandemic. ...

Supreme Court upholds prison sentence for Selma Irmak

ANF - 2020-05-06 11:46
The Supreme Court upheld the 7 years and 6 months prison sentence against former HDP Deputy Selma Irmak. ...

13 Bar Associations demand Law of Execution to be canceled

ANF - 2020-05-06 07:50
13 bar associations in Kurdistan said that the regulation in the Law of Execution goes against the principle of equality of the Constitution and asked the Constitutional Court to cancel it. ...

Joint Call by 11 Legists to Constitutional Court for ‘Law on Criminal Enforcement’ - english

Bianet - 2020-05-05 06:06

US Court Drops Appeal Against Palestinian Authority In Shatsky Lawsui | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2020-05-04 10:18

Petition asks UK government to pressure Turkey on amnesty law

ANF - 2020-05-01 12:22
Dozens of UK lawyers, civil society associations, academics, intellectuals asked the UK government to urge Turkish Justice Ministry to demand that the Turkey’s Constitutional Court rules against the amnesty law. ...

UK Supreme Court declares Israel divestment moves lawful | Arab News

Arabnews - 2020-05-01 02:05

Enforcement picture brightens for patent owners

AEI - 2020-04-30 00:03
Recently, large patent trial verdicts, fewer claim invalidations by the USPTO, and a series of court rulings have tilted the playing field in favor of inventors who choose to enforce their patents. The post Enforcement picture brightens for patent owners ...

Back to our national pastime: ACA lawsuits

AEI - 2020-04-30 00:03
On Monday, the Supreme Court propped up Obamacare and ruled that the federal government is obligated to pay over $12 billion to insurers who lost money on claims costs exceeding premiums while participating in the ACA's insurance exchanges. The post Back ...

Supreme Court Opens New Term with Justice Clarence Thomas Absent | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2020-04-29 22:22

Published Handbook on case-law of the European Court of Human Rights in relation to right to property - News

COE - 2020-04-29 16:22

The Judicial Academy of Serbia includes in compulsory training programme the HELP course Introduction to the European Convention on Human Rights and the European Court of Human Rights launched in Serbian - Newsroom Serbia HFII

COE - 2020-04-29 16:22

‘One of the most controversial questions which the law of human rights can generate’: Supreme Court alters approach to Article 3 in medical cases – an extended look - UK Human Rights Blog

Ukhumanrightsblog - 2020-04-29 16:22

ISIS Bombing in Diyarbakır: Court Announces Justified Decision - english

Bianet - 2020-04-27 23:39

Kurdish Civil Society Activist Sentenced to Five Years In Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2020-04-27 02:01
Kurdish civil activist and former member of the Green Party of Kurdistan Akbar Goyli, has been sentenced by Branch 1 of the Revolutionary Court of Sanandaj to five years in prison on… The post Kurdish Civil Society Activist Sentenced to Five Years In Pris ...

Prosecutor requests investigation against Brazil president

ANF - 2020-04-26 14:18
Brazil's Attorney General Augusto Aras requested for the Supreme Federal Court (STF) to open an investigation against President Jair Bolsonaro following accusations presented by former Super-Minister of Justice Sergio Moro. ...

German court tries Islamic State jihadist over Yazidi genocide

E-Kurd - 2020-04-25 02:07
FRANKFURT,— A man believed to have belonged to the Islamic State (IS) group goes on trial in Germany on Friday accused of genocide and murdering a child belonging to the Yazidi minority who he held as a slave. Identified only as Taha al-J., the 37-year-ol ...

Genocide on Yazidis: Trial against ISIS member starts in Germany

ANF - 2020-04-24 16:12
The trial against an Iraqi man who is accused, among other things, of having let a five-year-old Yazidi girl die of thirst, has begun at the Higher Regional Court in Frankfurt. ...

Armenia Administrative Court accepts for proceedings 2nd President Kocharyan's lawsuit against Penitentiary Service

NEWS - 2020-04-24 15:06

German court tries ISIS jihadist over Yezidi genocide |

Rûdaw - 2020-04-24 09:04

Armenia ex-President Kocharyan's lawyer submits new motion to court

NEWS - 2020-04-24 01:29

Syria refugees to face their torturers in German court | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2020-04-22 02:16

Court says no to release of former HDP co-chair Yüksekdağ

ANF - 2020-04-19 07:53
The request for the release of HDP former co-chair, Figen Yüksekdağ, was rejected saying that this was the "Final decision". ...

Turkish court rejects Kurdish politician Demirtaş’s appeal for release | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-04-18 22:21

Court rejects request for the release of Selahattin Demirtaş

ANF - 2020-04-18 14:51
A court in Ankara has rejected a request for the release of former HDP chair Selahattin Demirtaş without giving reasons. ...

Turkey Ignores its Highest Court’s Verdict on Armenian Patriarch’s Election |

Asbarez - 2020-04-17 13:52

Members of EP call on European Court of Human Rights to save lives in Turkish prisons - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2020-04-17 13:52

Dutch Supreme Court upholds judgment in anti-Armenian rant case - PanARMENIAN.Net

Panarmenian - 2020-04-15 10:46

Armenia Ambassador: Dutch Court upheld its role as true guarantor of tolerance and rule of law

NEWS - 2020-04-14 20:23

Court rejects request for the release of Mızraklı

ANF - 2020-04-14 18:55
A Turkish court in Amed has rejected the application for release of the deposed mayor Adnan Selçuk Mızraklı. The politician suffers from a chronic heart disease. ...

Court decides that Tuncel and Kışanak are to stay in jail

ANF - 2020-04-14 09:04
Kurdish politicians Gültan Kışanak and Sebahat Tuncel remain in prison. ...

Federal Court Lengthens Stay on Its Ruling Against Trump’s “Remain in Mexico” Policy | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2020-04-14 06:40

Turkish court accepts indictment for 20 suspects over Khashoggi killing | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-04-12 12:52

Court Rules Trump Appointment of USCIS Head Ken Cuccinelli Unlawful | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2020-04-12 07:16

Former Kurdish MP from Turkey to appeal for asylum in Greece

Kathimerini - 2020-04-11 03:44
with the banned Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK). A year later, another court sentenced Birlik to 19 ...

Environmental Activist Taken to Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2020-04-11 02:03
The detained environmental activist “Dler (Yadollah) Khosravi” has been transferred to Sanandaj Central prison after a month of interrogation. The court has set a bail of 200 million tomans for his release. On… The post Environmental Activist Taken to Pri ...

Former soldier accused of terrorism offences unable to attend court because he is self-isolating - Manchester Evening News

Manchestereveningnews - 2020-04-09 12:02

Updated Council of Europe HELP course Introduction to the European Convention on Human Rights and the European Court of Human Rights, with new module on execution of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights - Newsroom Serbia HFII

COE - 2020-04-07 22:45

President Erdogan appoints Basri Bağcı, deemed ‘unqualified’ to be an ECtHR judge, as new member of Constitutional Court - Nordic Monitor

Nordicmonitor - 2020-04-06 21:46

More than 500 released on bail in Iraqi Kurdistan due to coronavirus outbreak

E-Kurd - 2020-04-04 23:53
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The Court of Appeal in Sulaimani said on Saturday that 546 detainees and prisoners have been released on bail because of public health concerns related to the coronavirus outbreak in Iraqi Kurdistan Region. The release ...

President Erdogan appoints Basri Bağcı, deemed ‘unqualified’ to be an ECtHR judge, as new member of Constitutional Court - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2020-04-04 20:52

Court rejects request for the release of Figen Yüksekdağ

ANF - 2020-04-04 16:43
A court in Ankara has rejected the application for release from prison of former HDP co-chair Figen Yüksekdağ. The judges could not find any evidence that the politician's life is threatened in prison by the Corona pandemic. ...

High court postpones April arguments because of coronavirus | KFDM

KFDM - 2020-04-03 22:50

Tribunal In Turkey Arbitration Will Consider Court Discovery - Law360

Law360 - 2020-04-02 10:54

Turkey Ignores its Highest Court’s Verdict on Armenian Patriarch’s Election

Armenianweekly - 2020-03-31 10:47

Updated Council of Europe HELP course Introduction to the European Convention on Human Rights and the European Court of Human Rights, with new module on execution of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights - News

COE - 2020-03-31 10:47

Kurdish Environmental Activist Sentenced to Six Years in Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2020-03-31 02:02
An Environmental activist “Rashid Naserzadeh” was sentenced to 6 years of imprisonment by Branch 101 of Oshnavieh criminal court on charges of “gathering and colluding to commit crimes against national security” and… The post Kurdish Environmental Activis ...

Turkish court sentences student who killed academic to life in prison | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-03-30 06:05


Starobserver - 2020-03-29 11:14

Two MA journalists released from prison

ANF - 2020-03-26 20:37
An Istanbul court has ordered the release of journalists Sadık Topaloğlu and Sadiye Eser during the first hearing held on Thursday. Both have been released from prison in the evening. ...

London Court refuses to release Wikileaks founder Assange

ANF - 2020-03-26 09:13
The founder of Wikileaks, journalist Julian Assange, will not be released from the London prison where he has been held for a year despite the risks posed by the COVID-19 outbreak. ...

Israel's Top Court Orders Parliament to Clarify Speaker Vote | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2020-03-26 02:49

Forum 18: TURKEY: Constitutional Court judgment on Armenian Patriarchal election – a precedent? - 25 March 2020

Forum18 - 2020-03-25 23:39

Syrian Kurdish officials setting up court to try foreign IS fighters

Al Monitor - 2020-03-25 20:00

Mosul ferry disaster: Court justice still adrift 1 year on |

Rûdaw - 2020-03-22 01:51

Turkish court sentences pro-Kurdish ex-mayor to nine years in jail | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-03-21 16:52

Turkey court hands 3 men 125 years each over drowning of Aylan Kurdi – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2020-03-21 11:16

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