Gülen Charter Schools Investigation Press Conference

This is the third in a series of press conferences updating the public on the investigation into the global network of charter schools operated by the controversial Turkish cleric Fethullah Gülen. The event took place at the National Press Club in Washington DC on March 31, 2016.

Stephan Templ Still Held in Prison Despite Prosecutor’s Admission

The following press release was distributed to media today: LONDON, U.K. March 16, 2016 – The continued incarceration of Jewish journalist Stephan Templ by the Republic of Austria despite the existence of exculpatory evidence represents an unimaginable miscarriage of justice, says his international lawyer Robert Amsterdam. Templ, who has been serving a sentence since October […]

Robert Amsterdam Speaks about Defending Russian Dissidents on WSJ Opinion Journal

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Robert Amsterdam Speaks with CNBC about Syria Ceasefire

Kaliforniya Eyaleti Gülen Bağlantılı Magnolia Sözleşmeli Okulları’nı Soruşturmak Üzere Göreve Çağrıldı

LOS ANGELES, 17 Şubat 2016 – Kaliforniya Eğitim Dairesi’ni, şu anda Kaliforniya’da 11 aktif sözleşmeli (charter) okul işletmekte olan “Magnolia Public Schools” sözleşmeli okul ağının mali uygulamaları hakkında tam bir soruşturma yapmak üzere göreve davet eden Kaliforniya Tektip Şikayet Usulleri’ne (UCP) uygun resmi bir şikayet yapıldı. İlgili Kaliforniya vergi mükellefleri Dr. José Moreno ve Tina […]

State of California Urged to Investigate Gülen-linked Magnolia Charter Schools

The following press release was distributed to media on Tuesday, February 16, 2016: LOS ANGELES, February 16, 2016 – A formal complaint has been issued under the California Uniform Complaint Procedure (“UCP”) urging the California Department of Education to conduct a full investigation into the financial practices of the Magnolia Public Schools charter school network, […]

Austria Continues to Hold Wrongfully Imprisoned Author Stephan Templ, says Lawyer Robert Amsterdam

The following press release was distributed to media today by Amsterdam & Partners LLP. The Republic of Austria is continuing to hold prisoner the author and journalist Stephan Templ despite the presentation of crucial new evidence, his lawyers say. Mr. Templ, who was convicted of “concealing” the existence of a family member in a restitution […]

Company Allegedly Linked to Gülen Movement Sued in Texas over Document Disclosure

The following press release was circulated to media today: February 3, 2016 – The law firm of Amsterdam & Partners LLP has filed a lawsuit against Solidarity Contracting LLC (“Solidarity”) in the District Court of Harris County, Texas, demanding disclosure of records. According to the complaint, Solidarity Contracting LLC, derives “all or a large portion […]

GÖZLEMCİLER: Charter firmasının federal bağış programını dolandırdığından şüpheleniliyor

Source: Chicago Sun-Times Chicago Sun-Times’ın elde ettiği mahkeme kayıtlarına göre, Chicago’da, insanların verdiği vergilerle finanse edilen dört okulu işleten, prestijli bir ‘charter’ okulu firması, 5 milyon dolardan fazla federal burs parasını, charter okullarından alarak kendi üyelerine aktarmaktan şüpheleniliyor. Illinois Meclis Başkanı Michael Madigan’ın da içinde bulunduğu, güçlü bir destekçi ağı kurmuş olan Des Plaines merkezli […]

Video: Fethullah Gülen Sued in U.S. over Human Rights Violations

On December 9, 2015 attorney Robert Amsterdam held a press conference in Washington DC to announce a new civil suit against the U.S.-based Turkish imam Fethullah Gülen, and share the latest developments from the global investigation into a wide array of alleged abuses and unlawful conduct with the Gülen movement’s charter school empire. A full […]