On 9th May 2017, the Law Society of E&W sent an intervention letter on the case of indictment of the human rights lawyer Orhan Kemal Cengiz in Turkey.

In the letter, the Law Society respectfully urges the Turkish President H.E. Recep Tuyyip Erdogan to ensure that the indictement and proceedings against Mr Cengiz are discountinued. 

Read the full letter below.