Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
A former Turkish prosecutor has claimed that he was facing a life sentence on terror charges for retweeting a leaked tape that implicated President Erdoğan in corruption
A Turkish lawyer has been arrested for 'insulting' President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan during a job interview to become a judge
A Dutch journalist tried on a charge of disseminating "terrorist propaganda" was acquitted by a Turkish court on April 13
The Constitutional Court has upheld prison sentence for those who store 'oral, anal, group, gay or lesbian' porn because they are 'unnatural'
Turkish authorities have blocked access to Twitter, Facebook and YouTube over their initial refusal to remove photos of a prosecutor who was taken hostage by militants in Istanbul. In eight hours, all three social media giants complied with the court ruling and Ankara revoked the ban.
Turkey's leading academics on game studies have launched a petition against the Family and Social Policies Ministry's controversial initiative to ban Minecraft, a popular videogame.
A Turkish official said that Google had removed the images of the slain prosecutor which the court deemed illegal
Turkey's digital freedoms record has taken another blow with a ban on the popular link shortening service, bit.ly.
An official told daily Hürriyet that the brief ban was due to a 'technical error,' but more than 77,000 websites remain blocked in Turkey.
A local journalist in Turkey 'liked' a remark criticising President Erdoğan on Facebook. He said he deleted it in 30 minutes, but the court convicted him with a suspended jail sentence
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