Political Prisoners

  • Human Rights Violator:Gholam- Hossein Mohseni-Ejei

    Human Rights Violator:Gholam- Hossein Mohseni-Ejei

    Prosecutor General of Iran since September 2009 and spokesman of the Judiciary (former Intelligence minister during the 2009 elections). While he was Intelligence minister during the election, intelligence agents under his command were responsible for detention, torture and extraction of false confessions under pressure from hundreds of activists, journalists, dissidents, and reformist politicians. In addition, political figures were coerced into making false confessions under unbearable interrogations, which included torture, abuse, blackmail, and the threatening of family members.

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  • Justice for Iran, Right Now!/ Shadi Sadr

    Justice for Iran, Right Now!/ Shadi Sadr

     The Katharine & George Alexander Law Prize brings recognition to lawyers who have used their legal careers to help alleviate injustice and inequity. The 2010 Award winner is Shadi Sadr, Iranian Human […]

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