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Access to a Lawyer: A Matter of Life and Death (Video)

Abdorrahman Boroumand Center
Abdorrahman Boroumand Center
March 5, 2018

Iran's judiciary denies defendants the right to proper access to legal counsel - a right it is clearly bound in international law to respect. What are judges and other officials hiding when they try and sentence without lawyers?