AFTER THE TREATY OF LISBON – EUROPEAN UNION CLOSER TO THE CITIZENS?

12.-13.11.10 Sofia, Bulgaria

International Conference (languages: Bulgarian, English, German)   organized by the Bulgarian Union of Jurists in cooperation with ELDH   with support of the Representation of the European Commission in Bulgaria Among the speakers are: Alexandar Arabadjev (Judge at the European Court of Justice, Luxemburg) Prof. Michelle Everson, England Christo Christev (Assistant) Prof. Andreas Fisahn, Germany Prof. …

AFTER THE TREATY OF LISBON – EUROPEAN UNION CLOSER TO THE CITIZENS?

Protest against Israeli military attack on Gaza aid flotilla

European Lawyers demand legal and political consequences The European Association of Lawyers for Democracy and World Human Rights (ELDH) denounces in the strongest terms the military attack by Israeli military forces on the Gaza aid flotilla in international waters, and the killing of at least 16 peaceful demonstrators. See BBC World News “Deaths as Israeli …

Protest against Israeli military attack on Gaza aid flotilla

Statement concerning the detention of Muharrem Erbey

KHRP Issues Joint Statement Concerning the Arrest of Mr Muharrem Erbey, Vice President of the Human Rights Association of Turkey (İHD) KHRP together with the Bar Human Rights Committee of England and Wales, European Lawyers for Democracy and Human Rights, Haldane Society of Socialist Lawyers, and The Law Society of England and Wales have issued …

Statement concerning the detention of Muharrem Erbey

Excessive police violence at Labour Day 2008 in Istanbul

Letter concerning Excessive police violence at Labour Day in Istanbul Mr. Recep Tayyip Erdogan Prime Minister Republic of Turkey Ankara TURKEY 28 May 2008   Dear Mr. Prime Minister, The European Association of Lawyers for Democracy and World Human Rights ELDH strongly protests against the violence used by Turkish riot police and security forces against …

Excessive police violence at Labour Day 2008 in Istanbul

Eren Keskin sentenced 2008

Letter concerning the sentence of Eren Keskin Minister of Justice Mehmet Ali Sahin Adalet Bakanligi 06659 Kisilay Ankara, TÜRKEI 8 April 2008 Dear Minister, ELDH notes with great concern that the lawyer Eren Keskin – who received the Hans Litten Price from the German lawyers association VDJ in the year 2000 for her courageous work …

Eren Keskin sentenced 2008