Lawyers (63)
Dec 6 2019 4:23pm
Saudi Arabia: prominent lawyer on hunger strike over prison mistreatment
Waleed Abu al-Khair, lawyer for jailed blogger Raif Badawi, in solitar...
    Jun 13 2019 11:59am
    Iran: one million people sign petition calling for jailed lawyer's release
    Lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh was given 33-year jail sentence earlier this ye...
      Nov 12 2018 12:59pm
      Urgent Action Update: Lawyer released on bail but threat of jail remains
      Lawyer Mikhail Benyash, who had been detained since 9 September after ...
        Nov 1 2018 6:14pm
        Egypt: at least 19 human rights activists arrested in 'chilling' new crackdown
        ‘Anyone who dares to speak out about human rights violations in Egypt ...
          Oct 16 2018 4:03pm
          Urgent Action update: Lawyer at risk granted protection measures in Chile
          Chilean human rights defender and lawyer Karina Riquelme is no longer ...
            Oct 16 2018 2:53pm
            Urgent Action update: Lawyer at risk for defending indigenous people in Chile
            Lawyer Karina Riquelme was again intimidated by Chilean police intelli...
              Sep 14 2018 2:41pm
              Urgent Action: Lawyer assaulted and arbitrarily detained in Russia
              On 9 September, lawyer Mikhail Benyash was arrested, beaten and detain...
                Sep 4 2018 12:45pm
                Iran: husband of hunger-striking human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh arrested
                Reza Khandan has campaigned for his wife’s release and against women b...
                  Sep 3 2018 6:25pm
                  Iran: lawyers arrested over weekend as crackdown on civil society intensifies
                  Those being targeted include lawyers and activists associated with the...