Upcoming Trials

Journalism and free speech trials: Week of Jan 21-25

20 January 2019

This week several journalists, including jailed journalist İdris Sayılğan defended by Media and Law Studies Association (MLSA) will appear before judges. Below is a list of this week’s journalism and free speech trials:

January 21, Monday

  • Evrensel daily Tunceli reporter Kemal Özer will be on trial at Tunceli 1. High Criminal Court on “membership in a terrorist organization” charges.

January 22, Tuesday