December 2018

Claim: ECHR ruling need not be finalized to be binding

2018-12-04 02:59 GMT
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On 30 November 2018, Reuters published a news story about a Turkish court ruling to keep Selahattin Demirtas, the former co-chair of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP), in jail following a decision by the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) calling on Turkey to release him. The story included the comments of Demirtas’ lawyer Benan Molu on the issue.