7 June 2018

An application is lodged to the European Court of Human Rights.

16 May 2018

Continuation of pretrial detention was ruled upon “the review of the file” without any hearing.

27 April 2018

Remarking the decision of the Constitutional Court dated 12 April 2018 numbered 2016/15637 on detention of Erdal Tarcan that found a violation of personal liberty as regards the allegation that judicial review of his detention was conducted without being brought before a judge/court, a petition requesting a hearing for the review of the pre-trial detention of Osman Kavala was lodged.

27 April 2018

A petition was lodged demanding the decisions and the records on the interception of communication of Osman Kavala.

18 April 2018

Continuation of pretrial detention was ruled upon review.

19 March

The request for release was dismissed.

8 March 2018

Osman Kavala filed a request for release via prison.

17 February 2018

Continuation of pretrial detention was ruled upon review.

5 February 2018

The objection was dismissed.

1 February 2018

An objection was lodged against the decision for the dismissal of the request for release.

23 January 2018

The petitions requesting a hearing for the review of the decision for detention were rejected.

29 December 2017

An Individual Application was lodged to the Constitutional Court.

28 December 2017

A petition was filed requesting a hearing to be held to review the decision for detention, and Kavala to be released upon review.

1 December 2017

A petition was filed requesting a hearing to be held to review the decision for detention and Kavala to be released upon review.

8 November 2017

An objection was filed against the decision for detention issued by the Istanbul 1st Criminal Court of Peace.

6 November 2017

A request was made to the Istanbul Chief Public Prosecutor’s Office for the removal of restrictions on lawyers’ prison visits.

1 November 2017

The Istanbul Chief Public Prosecutor’s Office referred him to court for arrest without taking his testimony. The Istanbul 1st Criminal Court of Peace ruled to detain Kavala on charges delineated under articles 309 and 312 of the Turkish Penal Code.

31 October 2017 - Midday

Kavala’s interrogation took place in the Istanbul Police Department Anti-Terrorism Unit.

25 October 2017

The period of police custody was extended for another week.

18 October 2017

Osman Kavala was taken under custody.