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One Person’s Story

Ali Rad


Age: 27
Nationality: Iran
Religion: Unknown
Civil Status: Unknown


Date of Killing: June 14, 2000
Location of Killing: Qasr Prison, Tehran, Tehran Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Hanging
Charges: Murder

About this Case

News of the execution of Mr. Ali Rad, along with three others, was published in the Hamshahri newspaper on June 15, 2000.       

Arrest and Detention

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


The Public Court of Tehran investigated the case of Mr. Ali Rad .  No information is available on his trial.


The charge against Mr. Rad was announced as "murder." According to the newspaper report, he killed a friend, who had come to his house at Ariashahr, seeking debt, with an iron bar, in early 1996.  

Evidence of Guilt

The report of this execution does not contain information regarding the evidence provided against Mr. Rad. 


No information is available on Mr. Rad's defense.    


The court condemned Mr. Ali Rad to death. He was hanged at the Qasr prison in Tehran on June 14, 2000. 

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