Iran Sentences Men Who Supported Women’s Protests to Six Years Prison

Reza Khandan and Farhad Meysami

by Center for Human Rights in Iran Reza Khandan and Farhad Meysami have both been sentenced to six years imprisonment in Iran and banned from leaving the country or engaging in online activities for two years for peacefully protesting the country’s compulsory… Continue Reading  

Jailed Iranian Rights Defender Nasrin Sotoudeh Unable to Collect Award

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The whole world needs to know about Nasrin Sotoudeh, the Iranian rights lawyer who was ultimately sentenced to 6 years in prison after the Islamic Republic convicted her of spreading propaganda and conspiring to harm state security in 2011. Sotoudeh’s… Continue Reading