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One Person’s Story

Gholamhosein Bakhshidi


Nationality: Iran
Religion: Presumed Muslim
Civil Status: Unknown


Date of Killing: June 18, 1980
Location of Killing: Hamedan, Hamedan Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Unspecified execution method
Charges: Addiction; Drug trafficking

About this Case

Mr. Gholamhosein Bakhshidi was found guilty of corruption on earth by the Islamic Revolutionary Tribunal of Hamedan for drug trafficing and addiction. He was executed at 1 a.m..

Source : Tehran newspaper Jomhuri Eslami.

The report in Iran's state-owned newspaper did not inticate that there had been a lawyer present by the side of the victim or that the victim had been allowed to appeal the verdict.

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