ISTANBUL - Osman Yasin, the former editor of Yeni Yasam Newspaper, was sentenced to one year and three months in prison. Announcement of the verdict was deferred.
The hearing of the case where Yeni Yaşam Newspaper former editor in chief is being accused of 'propaganda' was held at İstanbul 28th High Criminal Court.
Yasin's attorney Sercan Korkmaz who stated that they did not accept the opinion, said 'My client reported a protest against an administrative practice. There are precedent decisions about the discourse 'Mr. Öcalan' and demanded his acquittal.
The court sentenced Akın to 1 year and 3 months. Announcement of the verdict was deferred.