Human Rights Violators Database

  • Human Rights Violator:Esmail Ahmadi-Moqadam

    Human Rights Violator:Esmail Ahmadi-Moqadam

    Esmail Ahmadi-Moqadam,Chief of Iran’s National Police.According EU Council statement forces under his command led brutal attacks on peaceful protests, and a violent night time attack on the dormitories of Tehran University on June 15, 2009.

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  • Human Rights Violator:    Hassan ZAREH DEHNAVI (Hassan Haddad)

    Judge, Tehran Revolutionary Court, branch 26. He was charge of the detainee cases related to the post election crises and regularly threatened families of detainees in order to silence them. He has been instrumental in issuing detention orders to the Kahrizak Detention Centre

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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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  • 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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  • Human Rights Violator:   Abolghassem Salavati

    Human Rights Violator:   Abolghassem Salavati

    Abolghassem Salavati is Judge, Head of Tehran Revolutionary Court, branch 15. In charge of the post-election cases, he was the Judge presiding the “show trials” in summer 2009, he condemned to death two monarchists that appeared in the show trials. He has sentenced more than a hundred political prisoners, human rights activists and demonstrators to lengthy prison sentences.

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  • Human Rights Violator: Gholam-HosseinEsmaili

    Human Rights Violator: Gholam-HosseinEsmaili

    Gholam-Hossein Esmaili was head of Iran’s Prisons Organisation. In this capacity, he was complicit to the massive detention of political protesters and covering up abuses performed in the jailing system.

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