Tag archive of Fuad Gahramanli

Trial Underway for Taleh Bagirzade and Others Arrested over Nardaran Incidents

Summary: Hearing 2 (July 22)  At the hearing, the accused persons turned their faces to the wall inside the courtroom cage where they were held. Asked by judge why they were doing so, they replied it was a response to the refusal to grant National Council chairman Jamil Hasanli and APFP chairman Ali Karimli access to the courtroom. They ceased this protest and turned to face the court when Jamil Hasanli and Ali Karimli entered the courtroom; 

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Taleh Bagirzade and Others Stand Trial over Nardaran Incidents

Summary: Hearing 1  The preliminary hearing held in Baku Grave Crimes Court started with verification of the personal information of the accused persons;  At the hearing, defendant Shamil Abdulaliyev’s lawyer Dilara Valiyeva filed a motion to release her client under house arrest;  During the court session, Muslim Union Movement’s chairman Taleh Bagirzade said he wanted to lodge two motions. First, he requested that Fuad Gahramanli be

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People Who “Liked” Facebook Post of Arrested Opposition Party Member Interrogated as Witnesses

People who “liked” opposition Azerbaijan Popular Front Party’s (APFP) arrested Chairman Fuad Gahramanli’s Facebook posts, which are cited as the reason for his arrest, have been interrogated by the investigating authority as witnesses, Fuad Gahramanli’s lawyer Yalchin Imanov told the Institute for Reporters’ Freedom and Safety (IRFS). Fuad Gahramanli was arrested on December 8, 2015. He is charged under Articles 281 (making appeals against

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Opposition Party Representative Fuad Gahramanli to Spend One More Month in Detention

Fuad Gahramanli, the jailed deputy chairman of the opposition Azerbaijan Popular Front Party (APFP), will spend another month in pretrial detention, Gahramanli’s lawyer Yalchin Imanov told the Institute for Reporters’ Freedom and Safety (IRFS). Fuad Gahramanli was arrested on December 8, 2015. He is charged under Articles 281 (making appeals against the state), 283 (instigation of national, racial, social or religious hatred and hostility) and

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Investigation of Criminal Case Against Opposition Party Representative Fuad Gahramanli Completed

The preliminary investigation of the criminal case against the opposition Azerbaijan Popular Front Party (APFP) Deputy Chairman Fuad Gahramanli has been completed, lawyer Nemat Karimli told the Institute for Reporters’ Freedom and Safety (IRFS). Fuad Gahramanli was arrested on December 8, 2015. He is charged under Articles 281 (making appeals against the state) and 283 (incitement of national, racial, social or religious hatred and hostility) of

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Additional Charge Brought Against Opposition Party Representative Fuad Gahramanli

A new criminal charge under Article 220.2 (sedition) of the Criminal Code has been brought against the deputy chairman of the opposition Azerbaijan Popular Front Party (APFP) Fuad Gahramanli, lawyer Fakhraddin Mehdiyev told the Institute for Reporters’ Freedom and Safety (IRFS). Fuad Gahramanli was arrested on December 8, 2015. He is charged under Articles 281 (making appeals against the state) and 283 (incitement of national, racial, social or

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Appellate Court Keeps Opposition Party Deputy Chairman Fuad Gahramanli on Remand

 The Baku Court of Appeal, under the chairmanship of Judge Mirzali Abbasov, heard the appeal filed by the opposition Azerbaijan Popular Front Party’s deputy chairman Fuad Gahramanli in a closed court session. The appeal was brought against the Nasimi District Court May 4, 2016 decision to extend Gahramanli’s term of pretrial detention for a further 2 months, Gahramanli’s lawyer Fakhraddin Mehdiyev told the Institute for Reporters’ Freedom

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Opposition Party Deputy Chairman to Spend Two More Months on Remand

 Nasimi District Court has extended the pretrial detention of Fuad Gahramanli, Deputy Chairman of the Azerbaijan Popular Front Party (APFP) by two months during a closed hearing, lawyer Fakhraddin Mehdiyev told the Institute for Reporters’ Freedom and Safety (IRFS).Fuad Gahramanli was arrested on December 8, 2015. He was charged under Articles 281 (making appeals against the state) and 283 (incitement of national, racial, social or religious

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Fuad Gahramanli Objects to Decision on his Pretrial Detention

     Nasimi District Court, under the chairmanship of Judge Shalala Hasanova, held a closed hearing to consider the motion to replace the pretrial detention of Azerbaijan Popular Front Party Deputy Chairman Fuad Gahramanli with house arrest.   Gahramanli attended the hearing. His lawyer, Nemat Karimli raised an objection to the Judge Shalala Hasanova, noting that Hasanova had issued the December 8, 2015 ruling on the pretrial

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Fuad Gahramanli Opposes Investigative Measure Conducted on His Criminal Case

An investigative measure has been conducted in relation to the criminal case against Fuad Gahramanli, the Deputy Chairman of the opposition party Azerbaijan Popular Front Party (APFP) who was arrested in December 2015, reports his lawyer Nemat Karimli. Karimli added that the charges of making appeals against the state and inciting national, racial, social or religious hatred or hostility are being investigated in the same proceedings as the criminal

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