Practice Relating to Rule 99. Deprivation of Liberty
Section D. Prompt appearance before a judge or judicial officer
In 2007, in its third periodic report to the Human Rights Committee, Azerbaijan stated:
Any person arrested or detained in accordance with the circumstances set out above must be brought without delay before a judge with the authority to consider the matter or to order the person’s release pending trial. Such persons have the right to be tried within the time limit set by law, or to be released pending trial.