Tajikistan: ICJ calls for immediate release of imprisoned lawyer

Today, the ICJ called on the authorities in Tajikistan to immediately release a prominent lawyer who is currently serving a sentence of imprisonment of 28 years on dubious charges. The UN Working Group on Arbitrary Detention (WGAD) published a decision in Mr Yorov’s case on (date), finding that “the trials of Mr. Yorov were carried … Continue reading Tajikistan: ICJ calls for immediate release of imprisoned lawyer