“Korrupsiya ve Jamiyyat” Journal Editor-in-chief Mammad Ahmedoglu filed a cassation complaint in the Supreme Court. The Institute for Reporters’ Freedom and Safety was told this by Mammad Ahmedoglu.
According to Mammad Ahmedoglu, the Binagadi District Court did not fulfill his lawsuit against the Press Council and the Council’s Deputy Chairman Vugar Rahimzade. Mammad Ahmedoglu filed a cassation complaint against the decision because the Baku Appeal Court upheld the decision.
M.Ahmedoglu filed a lawsuit against the Press Council demanding that the council issue a refutation and apologize for including “Korrupsiya ve Jamiyyat” journal on the list of racketeering press, and the defendant pay 4,000 AZN for material damages and 100,000 for moral damages. On 30 June 2009 the Binagadi District Court issued a decision not to fulfill the lawsuit. On 16 September the Baku Appellate Court upheld the decision.