‘KCK Press Trial’ adjourned until January

7 September 2018

Yasin Kobulan, İstanbul - 12th case hearing of 46 journalists from pro-Kurdish media outlets was held at İstanbul 3. High Criminal Court.

The hearing was monitored by Media and Law Studies Association (MLSA) and People's Democratic Party MPs Ali Kenanoğlu and Hüda Kaya. 

Hearing started with identity checks. Lawyers remarked that the cancellation of passports and bans on leaving the country had been lifted by the court's decision however the necessary arrangements were not made in National Judiciary Informatics System (UYAP). Court stated the necessary arrangements had already been made.

Court ruled for the continuation of the arrest warrant of İsmet Kayhan and adjourned the hearing until 11 January 2019.