Turkey: No excuse for torture: Appeal cases
These appeals cases have been produced in conjunction with the action "Turkey: No excuse for torture". The cases illustrate how all segments of society are at risk of arbitrary detention and torture with a particular emphasis on women. Two of the cases feature women - one a journalist, the other a polictiacl activist - who were ill-treated while held in custody. The third case features a group of shepherds who were tortured by police when accused of theft.