Giyas Hasan oglu IBRAHIMOV (2016-2019)

ACTIVIST N!DA youth movement Date of arrest -- 10 May 2016 Charges (20000 Criminal Code) 234.4.1 and 234.4.3 – Narcotics Illegal purchase or storage with intent to sell, manufacturing, processing, transportation, transfer or selling of narcotics or psychotropic substances, when committed, in a large amount, by a group on a prior arrangement) An additional charge … Continue reading Giyas Hasan oglu IBRAHIMOV (2016-2019)

Baghirzade case

The Baghirzade case accused Tale Baghirzade Upon graduation from Azerbaijan State Economic University, Tale Baghirzade (Haji Tale), a well-known theologian born in 1984, received religious education in Iran. Upon completion of his study in Iran, he returned to Azerbaijan. He peacefully attended the rally held before the Ministry of Education on 6 May 2011 in … Continue reading Baghirzade case

Rashad Agaaddin oglu RAMAZANOV (2013-2019)

JOURNALIST Blogger Date of arrest – 9 May 2013 Charges (2000 Criminal Code) – 234.4.3 – Narcotics (Illegal purchase or storage with intent to sell, manufacturing, processing, transportation, transfer or selling of narcotics or psychotropic substances, when committed in large amount). Penal facility – Prison No.2 Case summary Rashad Ramazanov, a religious follower, used to … Continue reading Rashad Agaaddin oglu RAMAZANOV (2013-2019)

Fikrat Faramaz oglu IBISHBAYLI

Journalist Website editor-in-chief Date of arrest – 30 June 2016 Charges (articles of the Criminal Code) 182.2.1 – extortion, committed by a group of persons on a prior arrangement; 182.2.2 – same action, when committed repeatedly; 182.2.4 – same action, when committed with the purpose of extorting property in a large amount. Penal facility – … Continue reading Fikrat Faramaz oglu IBISHBAYLI

Araz Faig oglu GULIYEV

Journalist and Masalli website editor-in-chief Date of arrest -- 9 September 2012 Charged (2000 Criminal Code) -- 228.1 -- Firearms (Illegal purchase, transfer, selling, storage, transportation and carrying of fire-arms, accessories to it, supplies -- smooth-bore hunting weapon and supplies thereof excluded -- or explosives); 233 -- Public disorder (organizing actions causing violation of public order … Continue reading Araz Faig oglu GULIYEV

Nijat Nazim oglu ALIYEV (2012-2019)

JOURNALIST editor-in-chief of "Azad heber" website Date of arrest – 21 May 2012 Charges (2000 Criminal Code) 167.2.2.1 – Importing religious literature (import, sale or distribution of religious literature, religious items and other informational materials of religious nature with the aim of reproduction, sale and distribution without appropriate authorization, when committed by a group of … Continue reading Nijat Nazim oglu ALIYEV (2012-2019)