5 of the scientists on trial for signing the declaration of di We will not be a partner for this crime di were convicted for. Propaganda for peace .
Istanbul 14, 36 and 37 Heavy Penal Courts in Istanbul Technical University Assoc. Dr. Ipek Yurekli, Assist. Assoc. Dr. Ozlem Beyarslan, Lecturer, Artuklu University. See. Evren Erlevent and Professor Dr. ZS was sentenced to 1 year and 3 months in prison each year.Istanbul 33th High Criminal Court Assoc. Dr. He sentenced Candan Badem to 1 year, 10 months and 15 days. One of the members of the judges said that the decision of acquittal should be acquitted by the majority of the members of the judiciary said. The announcement of the sentence in penalties was left behind.
On the other hand, signatory scientists, CHP deputy Professor. Dr. Ibrahim Kaboglu's trial continued in Ankara 18th High Criminal Court.About Kaboglu, the case was opened in Istanbul due to the election of a deputy decision was sent to Ankara file. It was revealed that the decision was made to bring a force despite the fact that he was a deputy. Kaboglu, who participated in the hearing, said the case was unconstitutional and demanded that the judiciary be stopped because of the immunity of parliament. As a deputy, I am here to express my belief in the law, he said. The next hearing will be held on 18 July.
According to the data we have collected, 135 of the 486 signatory scientists have been convicted and a conviction has been issued. The total of the penalties reached to 203 years, while 28 academics (totaling 53 years and 8 months imprisonment) were not suspended.
Source: Initiative for Freedom of Expression