Tag archive of Mammad Ibrahim

Court of Appeal Does Not Release Opposition Party Member Mammad Ibrahim from Prison

Summary: Hearing 2  The accused Mammad Ibrahim is an advisor to the chairman of the opposition Azerbaijan Popular Front Party (APFP). He was arrested on hooliganism charges based on the complaint of former APFP member Mikayil Guliyev. Mammad Ibrahim’s rights in court are defended by lawyers Fariz Namazli and Yalchin Imanov. The public prosecutor is Jeyhun Budagov;  At today’s hearing, Mammad Ibrahim’s lawyer Fariz Namazli made a speech

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Opposition Party Representative Mammad Ibrahim’s Appeal Being Considered

Summary: Hearing 1 (April 29) The accused person Mammad Ibrahim is an advisor to the chairman of the opposition Azerbaijan Popular Front Party (APFP). He was arrested on hooliganism charges based on the complaint of the Party’s former member Mikayil Guliyev. Mammad Ibrahim’s rights in court are defended by lawyer Fariz Namazli. The public prosecutor is Jeyhun Budagov; At today’s hearing, Mammad Ibrahim’s lawyer Fariz Namazli filed motions

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Opposition Party Activist Mammad Ibrahim’s Trial Delayed Due to Absent Prosecution Witness Summary: Hearing 8 (February 19, 2016)

  Opposition Party Activist Mammad Ibrahim’s Trial Delayed Due to Absent Prosecution Witness Summary: Hearing 8 (February 19, 2016)   Ø  The judge decided to send a query to the State Border Service to verify whether the prosecution witness Anar Ismayilov, who failed to turn up for the trial, was actually abroad; Ø  The court did not sustain the motion by Mammad Ibrahim's lawyer Yalchin Imanov to interrogate Mubariz Suleymanov,

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Witness Attests to Innocence of Opposition Party Activist Mammad Ibrahim Summary: Hearing 7 (February 12, 2016)

Witness Attests to Innocence of Opposition Party Activist Mammad Ibrahim Summary: Hearing 7 (February 12, 2016)     Ø  Prosecution witness Agshin Hagverdiyev testified that Mammad Ibrahim had not attacked or cursed the men recognized by the court as victims, Mikayil Guliyev, Oruj Valiyev and Mahammad Gurbanov; Ø  The court rejected the motion filed by Mammad Ibrahim's lawyer, Yalchin Imanov, which requested that witnesses Agshin

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Trial of Opposition Activist Mammad Ibrahim: Witnesses Claim Giving Testimonies Under Duress Summary: Hearing 6 (February 1)

    Trial of Opposition Activist Mammad Ibrahim: Witnesses Claim Giving Testimonies Under Duress Summary: Hearing 6 (February 1)   Ø  Witness Vugar Abbasov testified that he had been pressured and threatened with arrest unless he agreed to give evidence against Mammad Ibrahim at Narimanov District Police Department; Ø  Another witness, Elchin Shukurov, said he had been pressured at the investigative department while

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Court Rejects Political Activist’s Motions

Narimanov District Court, chaired by Judge Turgay Huseynov, held a hearing on the case against Mammad Ibrahim, the advisor to the Chairman of the opposition Azerbaijan Popular Front Party (APFP), on hooliganism charges. Mahammad Gurbanov, who has been recognized as a victim, failed to attend the hearing, although he was supposed to testify.   Mammad Ibrahim's lawyer Yalchin Imanov filed motions during the course of the hearing. The first motion

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Trial of Opposition Activist Mammad Ibrahim: Victim Withdraws his Complaint

Summary: Hearing 2 (December 28)   Ø  Public prosecutor announced the concluding section the bill of indictment and stated that Mammad Ibrahim stands guilty of the crime of hooliganism;  Ø  Mammad Ibrahim did not plead guilty and declared the charges fabricated; Ø  The victim in the case, Mikayil Guliyev, formally withdrew his complaint. On December 28, Narimanov District Court, under judge Turgay Huseynov, held a

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Mammad Ibrahim’s lawyer requests forensic medical examination of victim

 Summary: Hearing 3 (11 January 2016)   Ø  Victim Oruj Valiyev testifies, admitting that his police statement was not written by him and that he had signed the statement without reading it;   Ø  Mammad Ibrahim’s lawyer Yalchin Imanov filed a verbal motion for forensic medical examination of the victim Oruj Valiyev.   Narimanov District Court, chaired by judge Turgay Huseynov, held a hearing on the case of Mammad

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Investigation of Mammad Ibrahim completed

The investigation into Azerbaijan Popular Front Party Presidium Presidium member Mammad Ibrahim’s case by Narimanov District Police Office has been concluded, reported his lawyer Yalchin Imanov on November 24.   The case has now been referred to court.  Ibrahim, currently in a pre-trial detention, is charged with Article 221.1 and Article 221. (more…)

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Extended detention period for opposition activist Mammad Ibrahim

 On November 13, Narimanov District Court, chaired the judge Turgay Huseynov, considered the petition to extend the detention term of Azerbaijan Popular Front Party (APPF) Presidium member Mammad Ibrahim. The Court ruled to extend the sentence by one month.   This decision follows a new charge under Article 221.2. (more…)

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