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Turkey’s top court rules Kurdish politician to stay in jail

Turkey's Constitutional Court has decided to keep a Kurdish politician with dementia in jail, Agence France-Presse reported on Friday, citing the court’s ruling. Aysel Tuğluk,...

Turkey’s top court upholds sentences given to 60 former cadets on coup charges

Turkey’s top appeals court has upheld life sentences handed down to 60 former military cadets who were jailed in the aftermath of a failed...

Jailed post-coup victim judge dies after ICU hospitalization

A former member of Turkey’s Supreme Court of Appeals who was disbarred in the aftermath of a failed coup and subsequently jailed due to...

Kurdish politician suffering from dementia fit to remain in prison: Turkey’s forensics council

In yet another controversial report drafted by Turkey’s Council of Forensic Medicine (ATK), it was stated that a jailed Kurdish politician who is suffering...

Turkish court releases man convicted of killing woman’s abusive boyfriend

Kadir Şeker, who was convicted of killing a man after Şeker saw him beating his girlfriend in a public park in 2020, has been...

Diyanet-linked boarding school teacher gets 119 years in prison for sexually abusing 8 children

A local court has sentenced an instructor at a boarding school affiliated with Turkey’s Directorate of Religious Affairs (Diyanet) in Erzurum to 119 and...

Leading Turkish opposition figure jailed and then freed

A senior member of Turkey's main opposition party was freed Tuesday on the same day she was jailed following a conviction for having insulted...

Man who punched opposition leader in 2019 gets suspended sentence

An Ankara court has handed down a two-year suspended sentence to Osman Sarıgün, who punched Turkey's main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) leader Kemal...

Opposition politician sent to Silivri Prison to serve sentence

Canan Kaftancıoğlu, head of the İstanbul branch of Turkey’s main opposition party, has been sent to the notorious Silivri Prison in İstanbul to serve...

Arrest warrant issued for journalist due to sex toy remarks about Erdoğan’s son-in-law

A Turkish court has issued an arrest warrant for a journalist who is currently living in exile due to his remarks about a sex...

Court releases journalist arrested over tweets on personal information leak

A journalist who was jailed last week pending trial after he announced hackers had stolen personal information from government websites and shared some of...

Former HDP deputy sentenced to prison after acquittal of identical charges 13 years earlier

A former lawmaker from the pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) has been sentenced to one year in prison in the retrial of a 2009...

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