Archive for May, 2011

  • Egypt: Admission of forced virginity must lead to justice

    Egypt: Admission of forced virginity must lead to justice

     Amnesty International: The Egyptian authorities must bring those responsible for ordering or conducting forced ‘virginity tests’ to justice, following a senior military figure’s admission that the army subjected female protesters […]

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  • Human Rights Violator:Ghorban-Ali Dorri-Nadjafabadi

    Human Rights Violator:Ghorban-Ali Dorri-Nadjafabadi

    Ghorban-Ali Dorri-Nadjafabadiو POB: Najafabad (Iran) – DOB: 1945 Former Prosecutor General of Iran until September 2009 (former Intelligence minister under Khatami presidency). As Prosecutor General of Iran, he ordered and supervised the show trials following the first post-election protests, where the accused were denied their rights, an attorney. He also carries responsibility for the Kahrizak abuses.

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  • The three candidates for the Post of United Nation’s Special Rapporteur on Iran Were Announced

    The three candidates for the Post of United Nation’s Special Rapporteur on Iran Were Announced

     Justice For Iran: Ahmed Shaheed, former foreign minister of Maldives, Roberto Toscano, Former Ambassador of Italy to Iran and Amin Medani, Sudanese human rights attorney were voted to the final stage […]

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  • Human Rights Violator:Amir Mortazavi

    Human Rights Violator:Amir Mortazavi

    Amir Mortazavi isDeputy Prosecutor of Mashhad. Trials under his prosecution have been conducted summarily and inside closed session, without adherence to basic rights of the accused. As execution rulings were issued en masse, death sentences were issued without proper observance of fair hearing procedures.

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  • Human Rights Violator:  Ali-Akbar HeydariFar 

    Human Rights Violator:  Ali-Akbar HeydariFar 

    li-Akbar HeydariFar is Judge at Tehran Revolutionary Court. He participated in protesters trial. He was questioned by the Judiciary about Kahrizak exactions. He was instrumental in issuing detention orders to consign detainees to Kahrizak Detention Centre

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  • Human Rights Violator:  Mohammad Moghisseh (Nasserian)

    Mohammad Moghisseh (Nasserian) is Judge, Head of Tehran Revolutionary Court, branch 28. He is in charge of post-election cases. He issued long prison sentences during unfair trials for social, political activists and journalists and several death sentences for protesters and social and political activists.

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  • Human Rights Violator:  Abbas Jafari Dolat Abadai

    Human Rights Violator:  Abbas Jafari Dolat Abadai

    bbas Jafari Dolat Abadai is Prosecutor general of Tehran since August 2009. Dolatabadi’s office indicted a large number of protesters, including individuals who took part in the December 2009 Ashura Day protests. He ordered the closure of Karroubi’s office in September 2009 and the arrest of several reformist politicians, and he banned two reformist political parties in June 2010. His office charged protesters with the charge of Muharebeh, or enmity against God, which carries a death sentence, and denied due process to those facing the death sentence. His office has also targeted and arrested reformists, human rights activists, and members of the media, as part of a broad crackdown on the political opposition

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  • Human Rights Violator:  Hodjatoleslam Seyed Mohammad Soltani

    Human Rights Violator:  Hodjatoleslam Seyed Mohammad Soltani

    Name:Hodjatoleslam Seyed Mohammad Soltani   Human rights violations: Judge, Mashhad Revolutionary Court. Trials under his jurisdiction have been conducted summarily and inside closed session, without adherence to basic rights of […]

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