Media Advisory - Press Conference to Announce New Legal Action, Widening Investigation into Gülen Movement and Its International Charter School Network

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WASHINGTON, DC, Dec. 9, 2015 /CNW/ - On Wednesday, December 9, at 10:00 am ET, prominent international lawyer Robert Amsterdam will hold a press conference to announce new U.S. legal action against Pennsylvania-based Turkish cleric Muhammed Fethullah Gülen and his Gülen (Hizmet) religious and political movement.  Amsterdam will also outline developments of the widening investigation into the international network of Gülen-affiliated charter schools that have already been the subject of numerous FBI raids, state and local investigations and private law suits.

Robert Amsterdam is a Canadian lawyer with 35 years experience working on high-profile cases.  Amsterdam & Partners LLP is well known for its pro bono work in human rights around the world and was awarded the 2013 Global Pro Bono Dispute of the Year Award from American Lawyer. For more information please visit


Press conference announcing new legal action against Pennsylvania-based Turkish cleric Muhammed Fethullah Gülen and a widening investigation into Gülen-affiliated charter school network

The press conference is open to credentialed journalists


Lawyer Robert Amsterdam

Amsterdam & Partners LLP


Wednesday – December 9, 2015

10:00 ET


National Press Club

Zenger Room

529 14th Street NW

Washington, DC 20045


INFORMATION: Toll free participants: 888-221-1792

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