At Least 3 Prisoners Executed in Ghezelhesar Prison

HRANA News Agency – At least three prisoners who had been transferred from Karaj central prison on drug charges, were hanged in Ghezelhesar prison.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRAN), the death penalties of at least three prisoners with drug-related charges were executed in the prison of Ghezelhesar, in Karaj, on May 25. Continue reading “At Least 3 Prisoners Executed in Ghezelhesar Prison”

“If You Are Innocent, You Will Go to Heaven.” Judge Told a Death Row Prisoner

HRANA News Agency – Reza Hosseini, 34, from Koohdasht in Lorestan Province, was one of the four prisoners who were executed with drug related charges on Tuesday, May 3. His mother and wife not only did not find the chance to visit him after traveling 840 km, but also were insulted by prison authorities.

According to his wife, judge Tayarani has responded to Mr. Hosseini’s claim that he was innocent: “no problem; if you are innocent you will be sent to heaven after execution”. Continue reading ““If You Are Innocent, You Will Go to Heaven.” Judge Told a Death Row Prisoner”

2 Prisoners Hanged In Ghezelhesar Prison In Karaj

HRANA News Agency – Two prisoners were hanged in Ghezelhesar prison in Karaj.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists in Iran (HRANA), in the morning of Wednesday, 23rd December, two prisoners, who had been sentenced to death for drug-related charges, were hanged in Ghezelhesar prison, in Karaj. Continue reading “2 Prisoners Hanged In Ghezelhesar Prison In Karaj”

11 Prisoners Executed in Ghezel Hesar Prison

HRANA News Agency – 11 Prisoners have been executed in Ghezel Hesar Prison in Karaj.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), the 11 prisoners were charged with drug trafficking and have been hanged on June 8th. Continue reading “11 Prisoners Executed in Ghezel Hesar Prison”