The President of the Law Society wrote to the His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa in Bahrain, after repeated reports of the arbitrary arrest, detention and torture of the human rights defender, Mr Naji Fateel.
The President of the Law Society wrote to His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa expressing deep concern regarding the denial of early release for Nabeel Rajab, a prominent human rights defender in Bahrain.
The Law Society is concerned about the position of Ms Ghada Jamsheer, a prominent women’s rights defender in Bahrain. She is head of the Women’s Petition Committee, which campaigns on family law issues, and an author and blogger.
The Law Society of England Wales, Lawyers for Lawyers and Lawyers’ Rights Watch Council have sent a letter to authorities in Tajikistan regarding its concern about the arrests and detentions of lawyers and human rights defenders.
The Law Society of England Wales, Bar Council of England Wales, Law Society of Scotland, Law Society of Northern Ireland, Bar of Ireland, and Law Society of Ireland have sent a letter to authorities in Guatemala on threats to the independence of the judiciary and rule ...
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