Court: Turkey wrong to convict letter critic of civil servant

The case concerned the criminal conviction of an accountant (Ali Çetin) for insulting a civil servant, as a result of comments made by Çetin in a letter relating to a professional conflict.

Turkey: Court sets human rights deadline on journalists’ detention complaint

The complaint concerns the placement in detention of ten journalists (columnists, journalists and editors) from the daily newspaper Cumhuriyet (“the Republic”).

Report: Turkey’s compliance with anti-corruption recommendations remains “globally unsatisfactory”

The Group of States Against Corruption report examines the authorities response to 17 recommendations covering incrimination and the transparency of political funding.

Turkey: Court dismisses teacher’s complaint against coup dismissal

The case concerns Gökhan Köksal’s dismissal by legislative decree in the context of measures taken after the attempted coup d’état in Turkey.

Turkey: High risk child surgery led to human rights breach

The case concerned two high-risk operations performed on a patient which left her with severe neurological damage (92% disability).