Thursday, 29 January 2015

Update: Masoud Talebi (Seyed) Sentenced After Appeal

The record for Masoud Talebi (Seyed) was updated.

Status: Sentenced After Appeal
Prison: Evin
Active on Facebook 23 Nov 2013: Arrested and sent to Evin 25 May 2014: Sentenced to 15 years in prison 20 Dec 14: Sentenced to 5 extra years tp:// 28 Jan 15: Sentence confirmed by Supreme Court

Sentence: 15 years + 5 years

Location/Home Town: 
Faith or Ethnicity: 
Occupation or Activity: Blogger

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Prisoner Record Created: Ardeshir Ahmadi

Name: Ardeshir Ahmadi

Gender: Male
Status: Arrested
Prison: Unknown

Notes: 24 years old - Documentarist and musician - Canadian citizen 31 Dec 14: Arrested


Location/Home Town: Esfahan
Faith or Ethnicity: 
Occupation or Activity: Film maker

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Wednesday, 28 January 2015

Update: Mahdieh Golroo Released on Bail

The record for Mahdieh Golroo was updated.

Status: Released on Bail
Prison: n/a
2 Nov 2009: Arrested with husband Bail of 5million Tomans set, but family unable to pay Denied leave, visits, medical care, access to medicines from family 28 month sentence reduced to 2 yrs on appeal, but then previous 1 year suspended sentence applied to run concurrently. 30 Mar 2010: Visit after 5 weeks ban 03 Apr 2010: Begin of trial without notice and without lawyer 08 Apr 2010: Back to 209 for interrogations 11 Apr 2010: Agreement to release her on $700,000 bail but family can't afford 25 Jul 2010: Sentence upheld by Appeals court 19 Dec 2010: Started hunger strike in protest at conditions (held in drug addicts ward, in need of medical treatment) with Bahareh Hedaya.t Source: 28 Dec 2010: Ends hunger strike 04 Jan 2011: Visit with husband 18 Jan 2011: Banned from visits, again 19 Jan 2011: Moved to general ward 03 Feb 2011: Summoned to court without lawyer presence because of her statements 17 Mar 2011: Met with husband in lawyer's office at Evin 29 Mar 2011: New visit ban 09 Apr 2011: Transferred to solitary again 16 Apr 2011: Back to Methadone ward 21 Apr 2011: Allowed visit with family 29 Apr 2011: Taken to court in presence of her lawyer to face new charges because of a letter written while in prison. 2 May 2011: Sentenced to additional 6 months 16 Jul 2011: Released on 700 million Toman bail for temporary leave from Evin prison 24 Jul 2011: Returned to Evin prison 01 Nov 2011: Appeals confirms 6 additional months in jail 01 Dec 2011: Is in Evin common ward 19 May 2012: Freed at the end of her sentence 30 Oct 2012: Reported arrested during attack against Pen Society and released after a day 26 Oct 14: Arrested after taking part in protest to support acid victims 01 Nov 14: Transferred to solitary in Evin 27 Dec 14: Detention order extended 27 Jan 15: Released on bail

Sentence: 3.5 yrs

Location/Home Town: Tehran
Faith or Ethnicity: Muslim
Occupation or Activity: Student Activist

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Update: Ghorban-Ali Behzadiannejad Released (Suspended Sentence)

The record for Ghorban-Ali Behzadiannejad was updated.

Status: Released (Suspended Sentence)
Prison: Evin
PhD, expert in microbiology, Professor at Tarbiat Modares University (Teacher Training School). head of Mousavi's electoral headquarter - Former deputy minister of health - Suspended of all academic activities 25 Jun 2009: Arrested 28 Jun 2009: Released 28 Dec 2009: Arrested and sent to Evin 240 15 Mar 2010: 1st visit Jul 2009: Sentenced to 5 years prison 25 Mar 2010: Visit 30 Aug 2010: Released on bail (temporary leave) 13 May 2011: Summoned to Evin to serve sentence 13 Jun 2011: Signed a statement after Hoda Saber death - Is in Evin 350 18 Jun 2011: On hunger strike to protest Haleh Sahabi and Hoda Saber deaths 25 Jun 2011: Transferred to hospital 26 Jun 2011: Ended hunger strike 30 Aug 2011: Released on 3 days temporary leave from Evin 21 May 2013: Back to Evin 16 Jul 2013: Signs a letter to protest transfer of Dr. Nazeri to Zabol on a stretcher 05 Sep 2013: Released on furlough 10 Sep 2013: Back to Evin 17 Apr 2014: Suffers from hand injury after raid against ward 350 20 Apr 2014: On hunger strike to protest attack on ward 350 and denial of officials 28 Apr 2014: Ends hunger strike 03 Aug 14: Released on furlough 07 Aug 14: Back to Evin 27 Jan 15: Released on furlough ]

Sentence: 5 years

Location/Home Town: 
Faith or Ethnicity: 
Occupation or Activity: Political activist,Professor/Teacher

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Update: Fakhroldin Faraji Temp/Medical leave

The record for Fakhroldin Faraji was updated.

Status: Temp/Medical leave
Prison: Tabas
21 Sep 2012: Sentenced to 30 years in exile in Tabas for cooperation with forbidden group 11 May 2013: Transferred to Tabas to serve his sentence 04 Nov 2013: On hunger strike to protest surge of executions among ethnic minorities 03 Apr 2014: On hunger strike ] 06 Jan 15: Moved to disease prisonners ward 27 Jan 15: Moved to hospital for surgery

Sentence: 30 years in exile at Tabas

Location/Home Town: Marivan
Faith or Ethnicity: Kurd
Occupation or Activity: Political activist

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