Turkey, The Legal Landscape One Year Later

July 12, 2017 | 12:00pm - 1:30pm | Price: Free

Teleconference Only

Sponsored by: ABA Section of International Law, ABA Center for Human Rights, ABA Judicial Division

Please join the Washington Foreign Law Society and the ABA Section of International Law for a 90 minute teleconference on the legal situation in Turkey one year after the coup attempt. A group of diverse expert speakers will present a variety of viewpoints on the topic. This will not only be informative but assist in developing future policy regarding Turkey.

Moderator:

  • Kevin Curtin, Senior Appellate Counsel/Grand Jury Director at Middlesex (MA) District Attorney

Speakers:

  • Dr. Henri Barkey, Director of the Middle East Program at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
  • Dr. Ahmet S. Yayla, Deputy Director of the International Center for the Study of Violent Extremism, at George Mason University
  • Yavuz Baydar, Journalist for the Guardian Newspaper
  • Judge Aydin, Senior Judge – Ankara
  • Diego Garcia-Sayans, United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Independence of Judges and Lawyers

Teleconference Only

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