President of the Law Society speaks up about proposed Conservative’s Bill of Rights
Ayse Bingöl Demir, an attorney at law based in Istanbul shares her views and experiences of the dire situation lawyers are currently faced with in Turkey
The Law Society joins other organisations in a statement on the draft Brussels Declaration on the “Implementation of the European Convention on Human Rights, our shared responsibility”
Oral Statement to the 28th Session of the UN Human Rights Council Regular Session - Oral Statement Item 6: UPR Outcomes: Kazakhstan
Tony Fisher, member of the Law Society Human Rights Committee, reports back from Turkey where he took part in an international delegation to observe a mass trial of lawyers.
The Law Society is pleased to report that human rights lawyer Waleed Abu al-Khair has been awarded the Ludovic Trarieux Prize, an annual legal award which was first won by Nelson Mandela when he was imprisoned in South Africa.
The Human Rights Committee of the Law Society joined over 100 other organisations from around the world to demand accountability for CIA torture.