Tuesday, July 23, 2013

News at Eleven: Turkish Publishers Association released its report

"Freedom to Publish Turkey" including right violations between June 2012 and 2013. "At least 27 authors, poets, translators, publishers are imprisoned in Turkey," the report cited.

The report included the following chapters: "Lawsuits and Investigations against Books, Books Pulled Off the Shelf", "Other Court Cases Against Writers", "Lawsuits Against Comics", "Censorship, Bans and Investigations Regarding Publications", "Books as Crime Evidence",  "Pressures on Press", "Pressures on Internet Publishing",  "Amendments to Law",  "European Court of Human Rights Rulings" and "Reports of International Organizations".

from Bianet: "At Least 27 Authors, Poets, Translators, Publishers in Prison"
then Bianet: Turkish Publishers Association Report on Freedom to Publish Turkey (June 2012-2013)(pdf)


No comments :