Recently, the Qazvin Revolutionary Court sentenced lawyer Reza Hamzei to one year in prison and banned him from practicing law for two years.
According to HRANA, the news agency of Human Rights Activists, attorney at law Reza Hamzei was sentenced to one year in prison on the charge of “propaganda against the regime”.
His court session was held on November 11, 2022.
Since the outbreak of nationwide protests, about 18200 people, including journalists, lawyers, teachers, students and civil rights activists, have been arrested. For more details and statistics on the nationwide protest across Iran, read HRANA’s comprehensive report here.