Impunity

  • Iran: Release Political Prisoner Maryam Akbari-Monfared

    Iran: Release Political Prisoner Maryam Akbari-Monfared

    Behind Bars Unjustly Since 2009, Eligible for Release in 2017 May 20, 2019—Iran must end the cruel and unlawful imprisonment of Maryam Akbari-Monfared, who has already served nearly ten years […]

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  • The Face of Crime

    The Face of Crime

    IranWire– On the fortieth anniversary of the 1979 referendum that approved the establishment of the Islamic Republic, Justice for Iran (JFI) has published the first in a series of books […]

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  • Iran: Maximum Impunity

    Iran: Maximum Impunity

    Submission to the 34th Session of the United Nation Human Rights Council for the third circle of the Universal Periodic Review of the Islamic Republic of Iran Justice for Iran […]

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  • Criminal Ebrahim Raisi Appointed as Iran’s Judiciary Chief

    Criminal Ebrahim Raisi Appointed as Iran’s Judiciary Chief

    On 7 March 2019, Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei appointed Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi to head Iran’s judiciary. As a former member of the “Death Commitee,” Raisi played a major role in […]

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  • US, rights activists slam Iran’s appointment of new Judiciary Chief

    US, rights activists slam Iran’s appointment of new Judiciary Chief

    VOA- The United States and rights activists are criticizing Iran for selecting as its new judiciary chief a conservative cleric allegedly involved in mass executions of dissidents in the 1980s. […]

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  • Human Rights Violator: Mohsen Ghanbari

    Human Rights Violator: Mohsen Ghanbari

    Full Name: Mohsen Ghanbari Biography: No information is available about his birth and education. Positions: ⦁ Chief Justice of Branch 2 of the Revolutionary Court in Gorgan between 2016 and […]

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  • Human Rights Violator: Javid Amani

    Human Rights Violator: Javid Amani

    Full Name: Javid Amani Biography: No information is available about Javid Amani’s birth and education. Positions: ⦁ Special Murder Investigator at the Prosecutor’s Office of Bandar Abbas ⦁ Deputy Chief […]

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  • Human Rights Violator: Interrogator “Mehraban”

    Human Rights Violator: Interrogator “Mehraban”

    Full Name: “Mehraban” Biography: No exact information is available about his identity, background, and career. Positions: Head of Branch 2 at the Public and Revolutionary Prosecutor’s Office in Gorgan Human […]

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  • Human Rights Violator: Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

    Human Rights Violator: Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

    Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani seriously violated human rights during his tenures in various high-profile positions of power within the Islamic Republic of Iran.

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  • Amnesty International urges justice, reparations for 1988 Prison Massacre victims

    Amnesty International urges justice, reparations for 1988 Prison Massacre victims

    6 December 2018- Amnesty International’s new report, “Blood-soaked secrets: Why Iran’s 1988 Prison Massacres are ongoing crimes against humanity,” explains how the many human rights violations perpetrated by the Islamic Republic’s […]

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