Lawyers (71)
Jul 4 2023 4:47pm
Chechnya, Russia: 'vicious' attack on Elena Milashina and Aleksandr Nemov must be investigated
Reporter and lawyer dragged out of taxi and beaten by masked assailant...
Jun 8 2023 12:56pm
China: jail sentence for prominent human rights lawyer 'an outrage'
Chang Weiping jailed for three-and-a-half years for ‘subversion of sta...
Jul 22 2022 3:16pm
UK: Government attacks on human rights lawyers are putting them in ‘serious’ danger
Prominent international human rights lawyer, Caoilfhionn Gallagher has...
Jul 2 2021 4:09pm
Belarus: law student jailed for graduation speech
Law graduate Katsyaryna Vinnikava given 15 days’ detention after payin...
Apr 30 2021 5:08pm
Russia: lawyer defending Navalny's Anti-Corruption Foundation should be released
Human rights lawyer Ivan Pavlov detained after early-morning FSB raid ...
Mar 19 2021 2:15pm
Turkey: Outrageous arrest of lawyer makes mockery of Erdogan's 'human rights reforms'
Öztürk Türkdoğan, president of Turkey’s Human Rights Organisation, arr...
Jan 20 2020 3:24pm
Iraq: Human rights lawyer forcibly disappeared
On 8 October 2019, armed men suspected of belonging to the Popular Mob...
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...