Azerbaijani Parliament to Make New Laws to Restrict Information on the InternetRelative of Pro-opposition Journalist Arrested on Trumped Up ChargesJournalist Khadija Ismayil’s bank accounts have been suspendedUlvi Hasanli’s Appeal DismissedMehman Huseynov’s Case Postponed Until 16 NovemberCourt Date Set for Giyas and His FatherThe Supreme Court Hears The Appeal of Afgan Sadigov

Azerbaijani Parliament to Make New Laws to Restrict…

Azerbaijan's Parliament is preparing to make additions to the Administrative Violations Code. The additions may introduce a monetary penalty against the..

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Relative of Pro-opposition Journalist Arrested…

Emin Shagiyev, pro-opposition journalist Turkel Azerturk's relative, has been arrested in Baku, on drug trafficking charges. Azerturk is a host for Turan..

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Journalist Khadija Ismayil’s bank accounts…

"Today, I was informed that my account in Kapitalbank was suspended at the request of the Ministry of Taxes on 8 November. There is going to be a court..

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Ulvi Hasanli’s Appeal Dismissed

Baku Court of Appeal, chaired by Judge Elshad Shamayev, heard an appeal filed by NIDA member, abzas.net website employee Ulvi Hasanli, against Baku Military..

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Mehman Huseynov’s Case Postponed Until 16…

Baku Court of Appeal held a hearing on Mehman Huseynov's appeal. Judge Aflatun Gasimov presided over the hearing. Members of the local public and representatives..

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Court Date Set for Giyas and His Father

Yasamal district court, chaired by Judge Huseyn Safarov, held a preliminary hearing on the criminal case of NIDA Civic Movement activist Giyas Ibrahimov..

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The Supreme Court Hears The Appeal of Afgan Sadigov

The Supreme Court heard an appeal filed by Afgan Sadigov, the jailed founder and editor of azel.tv website. At the hearing, lawyer Elchin Sadigov requested..

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Azerbaijan’s Parliament is preparing to make additions to the Administrative Violations Code.
The additions may introduce a monetary penalty against the owner of the internet information resource or domain for the dissemination of information prohibited from distribution or failure to prevent the dissemination of such information. » » » »

Baku Court of Appeal, chaired by Judge Aflatun Gasimov, continued the proceedings on blogger Mehman Huseynov’s appeal.

At the hearing, Mehman’s lawyers stressed the importance of viewing the security camera recordings from 9 January from the area, where Mehman Huseynov had been detained, and from Nasimi District Police Department. » » » »

Emin Shagiyev, pro-opposition journalist Turkel Azerturk’s relative, has been arrested in Baku, on drug trafficking charges. Azerturk is a host for Turan TV satellite television channel broadcasted from Europe. » » » »

“Today, I was informed that my account in Kapitalbank was suspended at the request of the Ministry of Taxes on 8 November. There is going to be a court hearing in Baku Administrative Economic Court #1 with regard to this matter on 27 November. My bank accounts will remain suspended until the court renders a decision,” journalist Khadija Ismayil said. » » » »

Ulvi Hasanli’s Appeal Dismissed

November 13th, 2017

Baku Court of Appeal, chaired by Judge Elshad Shamayev, heard an appeal filed by NIDA member, abzas.net website employee Ulvi Hasanli, against Baku Military Court’s decision of 03 November 2017 on his complaint, in which he stated that he was illegally arrested, subjected to inhuman and degrading treatment, tortured and physically forced to serve in the army. » » » »