Violating a Lawyer's Dignity and Prejudicing Fair Trial Guarantees

2016-12-01

Ramallah

West Bank / Core Program 2016-2019

On 06/12/2016, MUSAWA received an official letter from the Acting Chief Justice confirming that MUSAWA's memo, sent to him on 01/12/2016 regarding a complaint about violating a lawyer's dignity and prejudicing fair trial guarantees, was referred to the Department of Judicial Inspection so that the proper legal action would be duly taken. MUSAWA hopes that law violations stop and never be committed again in the future. Following is MUSAWA's memo: His Excellency Acting Head of the High Judicial Council/ Chief Justice Judge Imad ...

View

Infringement of the Detainee’s Right to Physical Integrity (torture)

2016-11-20

Gaza

Gaza / Core Program 2016-2019

His Excellency Public Prosecutor, Dr. Ismaeel Jaber Subject: infringement of the detainee’s right to physical integrity (torture) and assault on the integrity of hospitals. MUSAWA – The Palestinian Center for the Independence of the Judiciary and the Legal Profession received a written complaint filed by the citizen Alaa’ Al-Abed Abu Ghanimeh, on behalf of his brother Mohammad Al-Abed Youssef Abu-Ghanimeh who is detained in Al-Shuja’iyya prison against the backdrop of a dispute between Abu-Ghanimeh and Al-Batneeji families, since 12/11/2016 and ...

View

Latest Developments in the Judiciary

2016-11-09

Ramallah

West Bank / Core Program 2016-2019

On the day following the issuance of the presidential decree approving the resignation of Judge Sami Sarsour from office, Mr. Sami Sarsour visited MUSAWA to seek assistance in appealing the aforementioned decision, and he provided MUSAWA with a proposed contestation.   Having examined Judge Sami Sarsour's request, MUSAWA responded in writing to explain that the positions of both sides in the con...

View

REPORT A RIGHT VIOLATION

Have you been a victim or a witness of a right violation that requires the attention of MUSAWA? Let us know!

1. Contact our offices

Ramallah:

+970 2 2424870

Gaza:

+970 8 2874344

2. Contact our network

Lawyers for the rule of law group

3. File a complaint online

Online complaint form

APPLY FOR COURSES

Apply online to participate in one of our tailor made training courses in different domains.

Check out our training courses