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Joint intervention letter on Turkey

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The Law Society of England and Wales sent a joint intervention letter with the Bar Council of England and Wales, the Law Society of Scotland, the Faculty of Advocates of Scotland, the Law Society of Northern Ireland, the Bar of Northern Ireland, the Law Society of Ireland and the Council of the Bar of Ireland on the case of the dismissal of 227 judges and prosecutors in Turkey. The letter addresses also the case of detention of the Turkish Judge Ayidin Sefa Akay. 

Read the full letter below. 

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