In the sixth hearing on February 11, 2020, the prosecutor requested Sibel Eres and Gültün Altan be penalized for “propagandising for a terrorist organisation” and others for “repeatedly propagandizing for a terrorist organization”.
The next hearing will be held on May 7, 2020 (11 February).
At the hearing held on September 15, lawyers presented petitions to be excused from the hearing. The court decided to complete the missing documents in the case-file, and ruled for the re-examination of news reports, announcements and headlines, adjourned the trial until a later date (15 September).
At the final hearing on January 29, 2021, the court board ruled that Serdar Altan, Gülsün Altan, Kadir Cesur and Sibel Eres should be acquitted and the charges against Koçali Özipek, Nedim Dalga and Gürcan Bardakçı should be dropped. Presenter Nahide Aslan has been sentenced to 1 years, 6 months in prison; the pronouncement of the verdict has been deferred (January 29).