Shahnaz Akmali Released on the Bail

Posted on: May 22nd, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Shahnaz Akmali, Mostafa Karimbaigi’s mother, whose son was one of the victims of aftermath of presidential election of 2009 who was released on the bail temporarily from Evin prison.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Shahnaz Akmali was released temporarily on a bail of 1 billion IRR from ward 209 of Evin prison, on February 18. (more…)

Atena Daemi on Hunger Strike in Evin Prison

Posted on: May 10th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Atena Daemi, imprisoned human rights activist in Evin Prison, has gone on hunger strike in protest against “the fake case” and judicial condemnation of her family members. Ms. Daemi has lost 10 kg weight and has physical problems.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Atena Daemi, human rights defender who is imprisoned in the women’s ward in Evin prison, has gone on hunger strike to protest against the conviction of her sisters, Ensieh and Haniyeh Daemi, as “hostages” of the families of political prisoners, since the morning of Saturday April 8, 2017. (more…)

The Court Acquitted Atena Daemi’s Sisters

Posted on: April 23rd, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Two sisters of Atena Daemi, imprisoned human rights defender, were acquitted of the accusations made by the Iranian Revolutionary Guards, based on a warrant issued recently by Shahid Moghadas Court, in Evin.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Ensieh and Hanieh Daemi, two sisters of Atena Daemi, human rights defender who is imprisoned in women’s ward in Evin prison, were acquitted of the accusations made by the Revolutionary Guards, based on a warrant issued recently by Branch 4 of Shahid Moghadas Court in Evin. (more…)

Leila Haghighatjo Transferred to Women’s Ward of Evin Prison

Posted on: April 4th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Leila Haghighatjo, sister of Fatemeh Haghighatjo, Member of Parliament in the sixth session from Tehran, after being held in ward 209 of Evin prison for 42 days, was transferred to the women’s ward of this prison.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Leila Haghighatjo was arrested at her home by the Intelligence Agents on December 19, 2016, and was transferred to ward 209 of Evin prison. (more…)

Masoumeh Zia under Detention by the Order of Court of Media and Culture

Posted on: March 24th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Tehran court of culture and media, issued a one-month detention order for Masoumeh (Pegah) Zia and the interrogator has informed her family that that should immediately hire a lawyer for her. Ms. Zia was arrested in Tehran Imam Khomeini airport while returning from a trip abroad.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Branch two of Court of Culture and Media in Tehran, has issued an arrest warrant for a month for Masoumeh (Pegah) Zia. (more…)

Marjan Davari Sentenced to Death and Transferred to Garchak Prison

Posted on: March 23rd, 2017

HRANA News Agency – A 50-year-old researcher and translator has been sentenced to death in late January. She was transferred from women’s ward in Evin to Rey prison (Gharchak of Varamin) at the same time. One of the charges against Ms. Davari is membership in Eckankar. This verdict has recently submitted to her.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Marjan Davari, 50-year-old researcher and translator, had been arrested on September 24, 2015, after the closure of Rah-e-Marefat publisher and detention of all officials in this institute. (more…)

Parvaneh Hosseinpanahi Arrested in Dehgolan

Posted on: March 12th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Parvaneh Hosseinpanahi was arrested by the Intelligence Office plainclothes in Dehgolan. Eghbal Hosseinpanahi, her husband was also detained after being informed about his wife’s arrest, when he attended this bureau.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), the Intelligence Agents went to Parvaneh Hosseinpanahi’s house and after “threats and insults”, inspected the whole house and arrested her. (more…)

Maryam Akbari Monfared Deprived of Medical Treatment in Evin Prison

Posted on: March 3rd, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Maryam Akbari Monfared, political prisoner in Women’s ward in Evin prison, despite her illness, is deprived of medical treatment and hospital, while her illness’s condition is getting more complicated.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Maryam Akbari Monfared, political prisoner in Women’s ward of Evin prison, suffers from severe pain in the knee and foot because of prevention of treatment for her rheumatism disease, and this is while prison officials, despite awareness of her physical condition, have refused to send her to medical centers for treatment. (more…)

A Report About Azita Rafizadeh’s Status in Evin Prison

Posted on: February 22nd, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Azita Rafizadeh is an imprisoned Bahai citizen whose 6-year-old son has to live with another family due to the simultaneous arrest of her husband, Paiman Kooshkbaghi.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Azita Rafizadeh was born in 1980 in Shiraz. She finished the elementary and high school in Tonekabon, but like other young Bahais, she was deprived of going to university. For this reason she finished her bachelor degree in computer engineering in Bahai Institute of Higher Education (BIHE), which was designed and targeted young Bahais in order to enable them to continue their education. (more…)

Atena Daemi Tried for the New Charges Put on Her

Posted on: February 22nd, 2017

HRANA News Agency – The court session of Atena Daemi, imprisoned human rights activist, was held in Shahid Moghadas court in Evin prison. The IRGC is the compliance in this new law suit. During this session, some of the allegations of Ms. Daemi was dropped and the one regarding insulting the officers and hindering the apprehension was heard.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), allegations of insulting the supreme leader, insulting the authorities and spreading lies were dropped from the case and only the two allegations of insulting the officers during the arrest mission and hindering apprehension were heard. This change was done following the testimony of the police, defend of the lawyer and refusal of recoding of the arrest procedure. (more…)