Tag archive of Samir Mirza

Court Refuses to Accept Journalist Gulu Maharramli’s Libel Lawsuit for Consideration

Summary: Hearing 2 (April 28) Gulu Maharramli, the plaintiff who has brought the private prosecution for defamation, is a journalist, TV critic, Doctor of Philology, Professor at Baku State University, Chairman of the Fund for Advancement of Journalism, Department Head at the Institute of Linguistics named after Nasimi of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences, and Honored Journalist of Azerbaijan Republic. In court, Gulu Maharramli is represented

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Journalist Samir Mirza Detained

On January 8, journalist Samir Mirza was summoned to Binagadi District Police Station #4 for interrogation, reported the journalist’s parents.   According to his parents, officers came to the journalist’s house during the evening of January 8.  Mirza was not at home, and so officers told his parents to pass on the summons.   Samir Mirza went to the police station together with his parents a few hours later; he has not yet been

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