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.



Freedom of Expression and the Press in Turkey - 362

Jail term for journalists Eser and Topaloğlu; sentencing of journalist Uğur Yılmaz approved; case filed against two ...

Freedom of Expression and the Press in Turkey – 369

Medical assoc. head Şebnem Korur Fincancı imprisoned pending trial; 11 journalists arrested in house raids; İsmail A...

Freedom of Expression and the Press in Turkey - 378

Appellate court approves sentences for Kavala and his 7 co-defendants; Şebnem Korur Fincancı and TTB members facing ...

Freedom of Expression and the Press in Turkey - 391

20 journalists charged with “membership in terrorist organization” in new indictment; Alican Uludağ acquitted at f...

Freedom of Expression and the Press in Turkey - 392

Journalist Görkem Kınacı acquitted; Supreme Court of Appeals reverses Enis Berberoğlu and Erdem Gül judgment; grap...

Freedom of Expression and the Press in Turkey - 415

Defendant charged with “violating the constitution” released in the Dink murder trial; 2 journalists sentenced to i...

Freedom of Expression and the Press in Turkey - 418

PACE passes resolution for immediate release of Osman Kavala; Eylül Deniz Yaşar acquitted of "terrorism propaganda"; ...

Freedom of Expression and the Press in Turkey - 420

Selahattin Kaygusuz placed in pre-trial detention; file sent to prosecutor for final opinion in retrial of “Altans ca...

Freedom of Expression and the Press in Turkey – 442

Four journalists sentenced to imprisonment in three trials; Yeni Şafak reporter who targeted Elif Bayburt ordered to p...

Freedom of Expression and the Press in Turkey – 445

Duygu Kıt provides a statement over her reporting after mine collapse; Dutch parliament takes “Kavala and Demirtaş...

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