Jurisdiction of the Press Advertising Agency has been expanded to cover online media. There are concerns over whether the institution will carry out fair regulation
An İstanbul court has issued a fine of TL 6,000 each to the three police officers who detained journalist Beyza Kural by handcuffing her behind for “violation of the freedom to work and employment”
In Zaman daily retrial, court sentenced former contributors Mümtazer Türköne, Şahin Alpay, Ali Bulaç and Ahmet Turan Alkan to 11 years and 3 months combined in jail for “aiding terrorist organization"
Çelik and Yayla denied charges pressed against them over their news item and requested their acquittal. The trial was adjourned until 31 January.
An İstanbul court has ruled to await the execution of the order for journalist Cihan Ölmez’s arrest, and adjourned the trial until 2 May 2023
Arguing that Eren Tutel had committed crime of “insulting a public official,” prosecutor has requested sentencing for two counts of impugned crime
In the 3rd quarter of 2022, 73 journalists appeared before courts in 51 cases. 11 journalists were sentenced to more than 30 years in prison; only 5 acquitted