The Law Society welcomed the news of the release of Ms. Filiz Kalayci, human rights lawyer and Executive Committee member of an association called Insan Haklari Dernegi (IHD). The Law Society also expresses its concern about the ongoing judicial harassment against Ms. Kalayci, which seems to be aimed at sanctioning her human rights activities.
Convocation approved the following letter of intervention, dated February 19, 2010.
Letter to President of Turkey
Letter to Bar Association