Abdorrahman Boroumand Center

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One Person’s Story

Mohammad Reza Qazi


Nationality: Iran
Religion: Presumed Muslim
Civil Status: Married


Date of Killing: November 14, 2001
Location of Killing: Qasr Prison, Tehran, Tehran Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Hanging
Charges: Murder

About this Case

News of the conviction and execution of Mr. Mohammad Reza Qazi, along with two others, was published in the Iran newspaper on November 15, 2001.   

Arrest and Detention

There is no specific information on Mr. Qazi’s arrest and detention.


No information is available on Mr. Qazi’s trial.


The charge against Mr. Qazi was announced as "murder."  Mr. Qazi was accused of killing his wife because of a domestic dispute.

Evidence of Guilt

The report of this execution did not provide any specific information on the evidence presented against Mr. Qazi.


No information is available on Mr. Qazi’s defense.  


No specific information is available about the defendant’s execution. Mr. Mohammad Reza Qazi was executed at the Qasr Prison yard on November 14, 2001.  

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