Expression Interrupted

Journalists and academics bear the brunt of the massive crackdown on freedom of expression in Turkey. Scores of them are currently subject to criminal investigations or behind bars. This website is dedicated to tracking the legal process against them.

Tanbay and Bulutoğlu stand trial for supporting academics

Both trials adjourned until 24 September for Tanbay and Bulutoğlu’s defense statements The first hearings in the ...

Freedom of Expression and the Press in Turkey - 192

More press members targeted by assailants; court convicts 7 defendants in “Özgür Gündem trial”; man who shared 2...