Friday, 16 May 2014

Update: Hossein Farzin Released (Suspended Sentence)

The record for Hossein Farzin was updated.

Status: Released (Suspended Sentence)
Prison: Mashhad (Vakilabad)
Former head of the Public Relations Office of the Mashhad City Hall - Iran-Iraq war veteran exposed to chemical weapons suffering from heart and respiratory problems 11 Jul 2010: Arrested in Mashhad by Intel. 12 Oct 2010: Arrested in Mashhad 20 Feb 2014: Begins serving his sentence in Vakilabad 14 Mar 2014: Flogged 15 May 2014: On 3 days furlough

Sentence: 11 months + 20 lashes

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

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