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…)

Motalleb Ahmadian Acquitted of the Charges in One of His Cases

Posted on: September 17th, 2016

HRANA News Agency – Motalleb Ahmadian, security prisoner in Sanandaj prison who had faced new charges after recent incidents in Sanandaj prison and was transferred to Saghez prison, was acquitted of the charges in this new case.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Motaleb Ahmadian was acquitted and will soon be transferred from Saghez to Sanandaj prison. (more…)

A List of 15 Political Prisoners in Sanandaj Prison

Posted on: August 30th, 2015

HRANA News Agency – The following list is the information regarding the names, times of arrest, charge(s) and other information of some of the political prisoners in Sanandaj prison. Need to be mentioned that this list does not include the name of all political-conscientious prisoners and will be updated accordingly. In the absence of transparent trials and communication mentioning charges should not be considered as a confirmation by HRANA. You can help HRANA for updating the list by sending an email to [email protected] (more…)