Deniz Tekin, Muş - Hearing of the now-shuttered Dicle News Agency (DİHA) reporter İdris Sayılğan, who is represented by the Media and Law Studies Association (MLSA) Legal Unit, was held at Muş 2. High Criminal Court. The court ruled to keep Sayılğan in prison due to 'strong criminal suspicion'.
The first hearing of Die Welt newspaper Turkey reporter Deniz Yücel's compensation lawsuit against Turkey was held at İstanbul 17. High Criminal Court on 25 September, Tuesday. İstanbul Court rejected the case without presenting any reason in its decision.
Hearing of People's Democratic Party (HDP) MP Ahmet Şık was held at İstanbul 17. Court of First Instance. The case in which Şık was accused of 'publicly insulting the Turkish nation, Turkish Republic and defaming state institutions’ based on his social media posts, was stopped based on Article 83/2 of the Turkish Constitution.
Media and Law Studies Association (MLSA) organized a trial monitoring training for journalists, lawyers and civil society workers, with the partnership of International Press Institute (IPI) and Friedrich Naumann Foundation.