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ICJ Victoria Endorses the Judicial Conference of Australia’s Concern regarding Judicial Detention in Turkey

The Judicial Conference of Australia brings to our attention to disciplinary investigations that have begun against a number of judges in Turkey.  These are the results of complaints by the Turkish Interior Ministry’s, alleging that the judges had ruled against the Ministry in a number of administrative cases. 680 judges and prosecutors in Turkey are about to be suspended and put on trial for being members of a “Parallel Structure” and being “Gülenists”.

To see the full Judicial Conference of Australia’s media releases, please view the links below.

JCA Media Release 16 Feb 2016

JCA Media Release 24 Feb 2016

JCA Media Release 17 Mar 2016


The Judicial Conference of Australia

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