Leyla Zana and three other parliamentarians were released from prison on June 9, 2004 by order of a Turkish appeals court. Amnesty International USA championed Leyla Zana's case through the Casework Program's Special Focus Case project. More than 400 AIUSA groups in the Northeast Region, and many others around the country, have campaigned intensively for the release of Zana and her colleagues.
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Morocco: Release Hicham Mansouri and Co-Defendant (UA 90/15)
Moroccan journalist Hicham Mansouri’s 10-month prison term for complicity in adultery was confirmed on appeal. He is a prisoner of conscience.