The List of Prisoners Charged with Muharebeh and Sentenced to More than 20 Years

Posted on: September 22nd, 2016

HRANA News Agency – Prisoners who have been charged with Muharebeh according to the old Penal Code, would find the chance of a retrial, after the changes and may receive reduction in their sentences or be released. Currently there are at least 48 male prisoners in Iranian prisons on charges of Muharebeh, who have in different ways been sentenced to more than twenty years imprisonment (with the exception of life imprisonment sentences).

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), 48 male prisoners in Iranian prisons on charges of Muharebeh, who have in different ways been sentenced to more than twenty years imprisonment (with the exception of life imprisonment sentences). Due to the changes in the Islamic Penal Code in 2013, these prisoners may request for a retrial. Some might receive reduction in their sentences and some others who have served many years in prison may get released. (more…)

Ali Moradi transferred to solitary confinement

Posted on: November 16th, 2014

HRANA News Agency – Ali Moradi , a Political Prisoner at Minab Prison who was arrested after being beaten because of his complaint, has been transferred to solitary confinement and his condition is concerning.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Ali Moradi a Kurdish Prisoner at Minab Prison has been transferred to solitary confinement since 09 November 2014, and does not have access to warm clothes and blanket at his cell. (more…)