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New security bill may result in draconian social media measures

New security bill may result in draconian social media measures

The 'domestic security package' that the Turkish government is preparing may introduce unprecedented new measures on social media, including special prison sentences for Internet users who call for protests

Comment(s) 10/23/2014

Istanbul University professor to be probed for discrimination against Kurdish lecturer

Istanbul University professor to be probed for discrimination against Kurdish lecturer

An investigation has been concluded into a professor from Istanbul University, after a lecturer filed a complaint claiming that his thesis study was interrupted by the professor due to his Kurdish identity.

Comment(s) 10/17/2014

Constitutional Court paves way for terror victims to finally receive compensation

Constitutional Court paves way for terror victims to finally receive compensation

The Constitutional Court has ruled that the rights of two terror victims were violated by separate courts

Comment(s) 10/19/2014

Istanbul district municipality to provide anonymous and free health service for LGBTs

Istanbul district municipality to provide anonymous and free health service for LGBTs

Şişli Municipality has agreed to provide free examinations and free STD tests every three months to LGBTs

Comment(s) 10/16/2014

ECHR condemns Turkey over penalty for man who poured paint over Atatürk statues

ECHR condemns Turkey over penalty for man who poured paint over Atatürk statues

The ECHR rules that Turkey violated Article 10 and Article 3 of the European Convention on Human Rights, on freedom of expression and the right to free elections

Comment(s) 10/21/2014

House of slaughtered dogs revive animal cruelty debate in Turkey

House of slaughtered dogs revive animal cruelty debate in Turkey

Several animal cadavers have been found in an Istanbul home - Warning: Images may disturb some readers

Comment(s) 10/14/2014

LGBT association launches campaign against homophobic 'self-help' books

LGBT association launches campaign against homophobic 'self-help' books

A Turkish LGBT association has launched a new campaign against self-help books describing homosexuality and transsexuality as a 'disease'

Comment(s) 10/21/2014

Lifetime prisoner wins case against Turkey at ECHR

Lifetime prisoner wins case against Turkey at ECHR

The European Court of Human Rights has fined Turkey 11,200 euros for failing to provide adequate legal assistance while Önder Çarkçı was in custody, violating his right to a fair trial

Comment(s) 10/14/2014

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