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One Person’s Story


Nationality: Iran
Religion: Unknown
Civil Status: Unknown


Date of Killing: April 13, 1979
Location of Killing: Iran
Mode of Killing: Fatal
Charges: Unknown anti revolutionary offense

About this Case

Case Remarks

This unnamed person is one of 438 victims listed in a March 13, 1980 Amnesty International report. The report lists defendants who were convicted by Revolutionary Tribunals in the period from their inception until 12 August 1979. The list of victims and charges is drawn from sources including translations of indictments, reports of trials carried out by local and foreign media and the bulletins of the official Pars News Agency reports.

International human rights organizations have drawn attention to reports indicating that the Islamic Republic’s authorities have executed individuals on trumped up charges such as drug trafficking, sexual, and other criminal offences. The exact number of people convicted based on trumped-up charges is unknown.

Arrest and detention

No information regarding the defendant's arrest and detention is available.


Amnesty International's report on this execution contains no information regarding the defendant's identity or trial.


The charges against the defendant, according to the Amnesty International report, are unknown.

Evidence of guilt

No information is available on the evidence presented against the defendant.


No information is available regarding the defense of the accused.


The defendant was sentenced to 100 lashes and executed. No other details are available.

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