Upcoming Trials

Journalism and free speech trials: Week of May 27 - 31

26 May 2019

This week several journalism and freedom of expression trials will resume at courts. Below is a list of this week’s hearings:

28 May Tuesday

  • Seventh hearing of since shut down Dicle News Agency (DİHA) reporter Ziya Ataman’s trial will resume at Şırnak 1st High Criminal Court. Ataman, whom MLSA represents in court, has been imprisoned since 11 April 2016.