I may disagree with what you have to say, but I shall defend, to the death, your right to say it. (Voltaire 1694 1778)
Şahin Alpay and Mehmet Altan not released despite Constitutional Court decree
The lawsuit against Evrensel and Cumhuriyet Newspapers’ Editors-In-Chief and reporters due to their coverage of news revealing negligences regarding the 10 October 2015 Ankara Train Station Massacre, leading to the deaths of 102 people, was abated.
Van Governorate banned the “Uniform Panel” to be organized by People’s Democratic Party (HDP) Van Provincial Organization, finding it “inappropriate.”
Arrested People’s Democratic Party (HDP) Co-Chair Selahattin Demirtaş stood trial for the first time after 14 months.
An investigation was started against Canan Kaftancığlu due to “making illegal organization propaganda” and “insulting the President” with her social media posts.
Constitutional Court issued a right violation against the arrest of Cumhuriyet Book issue Editor-In-Chief Turhan Günay within the Cumhuriyet case, who was later released.