ISTANBUL - 19 academics who were tried in the 26th and 28th Assize Court of Istanbul were acquitted for signing the “We will not be involved in this crime” declaration.
It was learned that 18 Peace Academics who were tried in Istanbul 28th Heavy Penal Court were acquitted for signing the 'We will not be a partner in this crime' declaration. Acquittal of the 19 academics were decided as a result of the investigation on the file leaded to Constitutional Court's decision of freedom of Speech. Kesk Co-chair Aysun Gezen is amongst the academics who were acquitted.
A press release is made in front of the Istanbul Court house regarding the acquittal decision.