Mehdi Farahi Shandiz Beaten and Transferred to Solitary Confinement

Posted on: February 4th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – On December 5, Mehdi Farahi Shandiz political prisoner in Rajai Shahr prison was sent to the court violently by prison authorities after refusing to go to the court. Mr. Farahi has been moved to solitary confinement after the court.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), on December 5, Mehdi Farahi Shandiz, political prisoner in hall 12 of ward 4 of Rajai Shahr prison in Karaj, was violently sent to the court by Darius Amirian, director of the prison director after refusing to go to the court. (more…)

Political Prisoners Reject to Be Released with Electric Shackles

Posted on: November 3rd, 2016

HRANA News Agency – Between 4 and 11 October, at least three political prisoners in Rajai Shahr prison in Karaj were called to be released by the electronic fasteners plan. The prisoners are required to pay 30 million IRR for “the price of the shackles” and 2 million and half IRR as “the fee charged”. Two of the prisoners did not accept this kind of freedom.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), between 4 to 11 October, at least three political prisoners in Rajai Shahr prison in Karaj, Abdolhad Jalilzadeh, Mehdi Farahi Shandiz and Shahab Dehghan were called to be released by electronic fasteners plan. (more…)

The List Of Over 80 Political Prisoners In Rajai Shahr Prison In Karaj

Posted on: February 3rd, 2016

HRANA News Agency – The following list includes names, warrants and charges of more than 80 political prisoners, prisoners of conscience and security in Rajai Shahr prison which has been prepared by the reporters of HRANA.

A diverse range of prisoners charged with political, conscience, military and security allegations are being held in Rajai Shahr prison. Although many of these prisoners are kept in separate rooms in Hall 12 but a large number of these prisoners are being kept also between non-political, criminals and sometimes dangerous prisoners unlike the principle of separation of crimes. (more…)

Mehdi Farahi Shandiz Has to Stay in Prison until 2019

Posted on: June 29th, 2015

HRANA News Agency – Mehdi Farahi Shahndiz, political prisoner in Rajai Shahr Prison, in Karaj, who has been sentenced a total 9 years imprisonment on charges of insulting the leadership in three times, must stay in prison until 2019.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), out of these three cases, two sentences have been issued while Mehdi Farahi Shahndiz was kept in prison. (more…)

Mehdi Farahi Shandiz Sentenced to Another 3 Years in Prison

Posted on: June 27th, 2015

HRANA News Agency – Mehdi Farahi Shandiz, political prisoner in Rajai Shahr Prison, in Karaj, was sentenced to 3 years imprisonment for the third time with the quite similar charges, in fact, first two times were during his imprisonment, and in this way, he should spend 9 years in prison.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), regarding the court verdict, issued on 26th May, Mehdi Farahi Shandiz was sentenced to 3 years imprisonment by the branch 28 of the Revolutionary Court, presided by Judge Moghiseh, on charges of insulting the Supreme Leader, and disturbing public order, and this is despite the fact that he has not been informed about the Court hearing, and also the decision was not delivered to prisoner or the prisoner’s lawyer, and was directly stated on the prisoners situation statement. (more…)

Mehedi Farahi Shandiz Sentenced to another Three Years in Prison

Posted on: January 30th, 2015

HRANA News Agency – Mehdi Farahi Shandiz, political prisoner of Rajaei Shahr prison of Karaj has been sentenced to another three years in prison.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Mehdi Farahi Shandiz, political prisoner of Rajaei Shahr in Karaj, who is currently kept in ward number 10 of this prison, has been sentenced to another three years in prison by branch number 15 of the revolutionary court. (more…)

Mehdi Farahi Shandiz in Solitary Confinement since 26 Days ago

Posted on: January 25th, 2015

HRANA News Agency – Mehdi Farahi Shandiz, political prisoner in Rajai Shahr prison, who was transferred to solitary confinement since December, still has not returned to the public ward.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Mehdi Farahi Shandiz, political prisoner in Rajai Shahr prison, from 31st December was transferred to solitary confinement, and there is no information about his condition. (more…)

A political prisoner transferred to Evin Prison

Posted on: June 23rd, 2014

HRANA News Agency – Mehdi Farahi Shandiz, the political prisoner of Evin prison is transferred to ward number one of Rajai Shahr prison of Karaj, which is devoted for dangerous prisoners.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Mehdi Farahi Shandiz has been transferred from ward number 8 of Evin prison to ward number 1 in hall 2 of Rajai Shahr prison. (more…)