Civil Rights Activist Farideh Moradkhani Imprisoned for Sentencing

On November 23, 2022, civil rights activist Farideh Moradkhani was imprisoned after an appearance at Evin courthouse to serve her 15-year sentence.

According to HRANA, the news agency of Human Rights Activists, on November 23, 2022, Farideh Moradkhani was taken to Evin Prison for sentencing.

On January 13, 2022, Moradkhani was arrested by security forces while returning to her house. At the time of her arrest, the intelligence agents searched her house and confiscated some of her belongings. One day after, in a phone call, she informed her family that she was detained in Ward 209 of Evin Prison.

On April 30, 2022, Moradkhani was released on a 10-billion-tomans bail until the end of legal proceedings. She had also been arrested on previous occasions due to her civil activities.

Civil Activist Farideh Moradkhani Still in Detention after Three Months

After three months, civil activist Farideh Moradkhani is still detained in an uncertain condition in a solitary confinement cell in Ward 209 of Evin Prison. On January 13, 2022, intelligence agents in Tehran arrested Mrs Moradkhani.

According to HRANA, the news agency of Human Rights Activists, on Thursday, April 7, 2022, civil activist Farideh Moradkhani was still in unlawful detention awaiting further legal proceedings in Evin prison.

On January 13, 2022, she was arrested by security forces while returning to her house. At the time of her arrest, the intelligence agents searched her house and confiscated some of her personal belongings. One day after, in a phone call, she informed her family that she was detained in Ward 209 of Evin Prison.

The reason for this arrest and the charges she has faced are still unknown.

She had also been arrested on previous occasions due to her civil activities.

 

14 Civil Rights Activists Sentenced to Imprisonment and Lashing

HRANA News Agency – Fourteen civil rights activists were sentenced to three months of suspended imprisonment and 10 lashes on charge of participating in a rally at Branch 1044 of Tehran Criminal Court.
According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), fourteen civil rights activists were sentenced to three months of suspended imprisonment and 10 lashes on charge of participating in a rally at Branch 1044 Criminal Penal Court headed by Habinollah Hashemi. Continue reading “14 Civil Rights Activists Sentenced to Imprisonment and Lashing”