CASSATION COMPLAINTS OF G. ZAHID AND M. HUSEYNOV ACCEPTED FOR CONSIDERATION

June 2nd, 2008

The Supreme Court has accpeted the cassation complaints of imprisoned “Azadlig” Newspaper Chief Editor Ganimet Zahid and “Bizim Yol” Newspaper correspondent Mushfig Huseynov for consideration.

ANS Press reported this on June 2.

According to ANS Press, Judge Muzaffer Agazadeh will consider both complaints.

Both Zahid’s lawyer Alayif Hasanov and M. Huseynov’s lawyer Vugar Khasayev told the Institute for Reporters’ Freedom and Safety that they have no information about this.

“We sent the complaint, but received no notice that it was accepted,” said A. Hasanov.